The uni survival kit: how to stay quids in. As the UK’s leading financial capability charity, every year we produce the essential guide to student finance and managing money at university, The Student Money Manual. Completely revised and updated each year, it aims to give you the skills you need to stay on top of your finances throughout higher education and beyond, so don’t hesitate, order your copies today! Sound money management is one of the most crucial and empowering life skills to develop. With the cost of going to university seemingly increasing year on year, we aim to provide students with all the financial information they will need to make the right decisions for themselves.