Blog By: Ellie – Rain Feltham, Current Student
Uber is the largest ride-sharing app and one of the most popular of its kind nowadays. People all over the world get affordable in price, reliable, and safe rides within minutes with this app. You can get an Uber-car any time of the day or night. Just tap to request and pay through card or cash.
Download the UNiDAYS app to make it even easier to save money, whether you’re at home or out and about, in store or browsing online- all the best discounts are a tap away. If you’re at school, college or university, you could get student discount on everything from fashion through to food, music, technology and more with the app. This is by far one of the best apps around for students and will save you a fortune while studying. SIGN UP HERE
For students who bank with Santander only, Spendlytics is a new way for you to gain insights into the money you spend instore or online with your personal Santander debit and credit cards. If you’ve ever wondered where or how you spend your money, this is the app for you. They’ve made it easier to keep track of your money by breaking down all your card spend into useful categories and also showing you your own personal spending trends over time.
Revolut boast that they are better than your bank, apparently saving 1 million customers over $200 million in banking fees. You can open a free current account in 60 seconds, spend and transfer money abroad fee-free, and instantly exchange 29 currencies including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and Bitcoin Cash.
Circle lets you transact, save and invest like your regular bank account and then adds a whole bunch of awesome features and integrations on top.
- Onavo Extend
Onavo Extend is an excellent app for reducing data usage on your iPhone. If you’re travelling abroad or looking to pare down your plan, this app is a must-have.
Trainline is the UK’s favourite train app and journey planner in Great Britain. It has over 10 million users who get the most up-to-date national railway and coach information including train times, booking prices and the best travel route for your next trip. (P.s don’t forget to buy a 16-25 railcard, or free with Santander Student 123 account)