Midland Bank, in conjunction with Ucas, is sponsoring Students' Money Matters, a book that gives students independent guidance on funding their course, work experience, and budgeting. It is published by Trotman & Co, costs pounds 7.95 and is available from bookshops. Free copies will be available at the main freshers' fairs and to the first 250 readers who write to LeeDooley, Midland Bank Plc, Customer Information Service, PO Box 757, Freepost, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4BR.
leedooley.com is the website of LeeDooley - a personal site communicating my personal life approach: by keeping life in perspective I can maintain the balance to let the things I love guide me so my soul can be happy
The need for savers to look to investments over cash for a decent income remains. The Autumn Statement focused on broad investment in the economy to stimulate growth through funding for smaller companies and investment in infrastructure. Both will help provide long term growth to the UK and the effects will be felt across the economy if successful.