DIUS: The latest survey outlining students' income, spending & saving has been published by the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills. This survey looks at students' financial situations under both the new and old financial support systems, and compares these with the previous (2004/05) survey.
Press release ~ Student Income and Expenditure Survey (SIES) 2007/08 ~ Institute of Employment Studies ~ FSA Money Doctors financial education programme ~ Tools and resources to help you in your work to improve financial capability ~ FSA – Money Made Clear ~ 'Skilled to go' ~ What about Money ~ Ofsted: Developing financially capable young people ~
Personal Finance Education Group (PFEG) ~ The Thoresen Review and final report ~ Studenttaxadvice.org.uk ~ Uni Money - your guide to Student Loans, grants and bursaries ~ HM Revenue & Customs: Tax + U - Student At Work ~ Money Advice Trust
DSA: Changes to the driver training & testing process, the launch of a new motorcycle test, improved customer service criteria and the introduction of a Certificate of Professional Competence for professional lorry drivers are some of the highlights for the coming year in the Driving Standards Agency's Business Plan 2009/10.
The DSA also intends to introduce a series of Customer Service Promises as well as making £4m of efficiency savings during the year.