If you are facing budget challenges and struggling to get your finances under control, our Student Support and Wellbeing Officers are here to help, with useful  sessions and appointments that can cover:

  • budgeting
  • managing your expenses (such as school fees or rent)
  • improving your finance knowledge
  • referrals to external resources in the community.

To make an appointment, contact Student Support on 1300 244 746 (option 4) or financesupport@chisholm.edu.au.

Additional resources

Australian Securities and Investments Commission - MoneySmart

MoneySmart – ‘How to do a budget’ 
The best way to take control of your finances is to create a budget. This is a simple tool that helps you understand the money going in and out of your household.

MoneySmart - ‘Managing on a low income’
Getting by on a low income can be tough. Here are some tips on ways to make things a little easier.

Money Minded
Check out these great calculators brought to you by ASIC’s MoneySmart website, designed to help you take control of your finances.

Please note: All advice is provided is general in nature and does not take your personal situation into account.