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What can you do if you're being paid less than the minimum wage?

The government has named and shamed employers who pay below the minimum wage. Find out what you can do if you're being underpaid.

Student loan rules for those born outside the UK could change

The Supreme Court says that the current rules for student finance are discriminatory.

Deleting your posts should be a right, campaign says

Young people should have an easy way to correct or delete things they have posted online, according to a new report.

What do students spend their money on?

A new survey reveals how much the average student spends, and how it varies around the country.

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