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    • MSE Nick R
    • By MSE Nick R 6th Sep 19, 9:40 AM
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    Martin Lewis calls on UCAS to stop emailing ads for costly private 'student loans'- MSE News
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    • 6th Sep 19, 9:40 AM
    Martin Lewis calls on UCAS to stop emailing ads for costly private 'student loans'- MSE News 6th Sep 19 at 9:40 AM
    MoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis has called on the university admissions service to stop sending out emails with advertising from a private student loan firm...
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    'Martin Lewis calls on UCAS to stop emailing ads for costly private 'student loans''

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    • michaels
    • By michaels 8th Sep 19, 6:14 PM
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    Am I the only one who is rather sad that I 'brightest and best' young people who are smart enough to go to university are not smart enough to understand the consequences of taking a loan nor work out the cheapest way to borrow?
    Cool heads and compromise
    • Satyris
    • By Satyris 10th Sep 19, 7:48 PM
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    • 10th Sep 19, 7:48 PM
    I'm glad Koen Lamberts had left the University of York before taking up his new VC position and CEO of Ucas before this came out.
    • JayRitchie
    • By JayRitchie 15th Sep 19, 12:21 AM
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    • 15th Sep 19, 12:21 AM
    I saw an add for future finance on the City University London website. Very concerning.
    • prowla
    • By prowla 15th Sep 19, 6:27 AM
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    • 15th Sep 19, 6:27 AM
    Am I the only one who is rather sad that I 'brightest and best' young people who are smart enough to go to university are not smart enough to understand the consequences of taking a loan nor work out the cheapest way to borrow?
    Originally posted by michaels
    They're just kids without your extensive life experience.


    What did you know at 17?
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