Video: How to choose a Student Bank Account

Last updated: 9th August, 2012

The guys at Save the Student have been working really hard to get top advice to students on how to choose a student bank account.

We all know that a lot of you don’t have time to read through a load of information on student bank accounts¬†so sometimes a quick video can make it easier to digest.

The video below contains 5 top tips on everything from student accounts overdrafts to student account freebies and is presented by Jake from Save the Student on location at the University of Manchester.

The video also contains tips from current students on why they chose their accounts as well as a complete run through on all the things that you need to consider.


Now that you have watched the video you will be best equipped to make the right decision when choosing a bank account. Head over to the top student account article to make sure that you will make the best choice.

Obviously the video itself only contains tips on how to choose your account but does not include the top accounts for 2012 which are included on this sites homepage.


If you enjoy the video then please share it with your friends in order to help them to make the right decision for their account.


Video Credits

Presenter: Jake Butler

Filming: Ashley Spink

Editing: Owen Burek, Rowley Cubitt & Jake Butler

Music: 8Skin



The video starts of with a short introduction to student bank accounts and then asks students from the University of Manchester why they chose their student account. It then moves into the top 5 things that you need to look out for when opening an account in an almost slide show fashion.

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