Jobs,Rooms and Links for a Budget Life in London | Broke in London
  • Jobs in London

    find the latest jobs in London
    Are you looking for a job in London? Find the latest jobs in the UK via our job site....
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  • Rooms to Rent

    cheap rooms to rent in London
    Looking for cheap short term or long term accommodation in London? Find the top UK accommodation websites and tips on...
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  • Things to Do

    fun-filled experience for free?
    Wondering what’s on in London? Find a list of all the major UK entertainment websites that provide info about cheap...
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  • Cheap Shopping

    shop smart and save money
    The right place to find great websites and tips to help you save money on shopping. We have all the...
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  • Transportation

    you don’t need teleportation!
    This section provides great websites, advice and information on how to get around London cheaply! You will find websites...
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  • Free Stuff

    cheap is good but free is better!
    We love free stuff the same as you do! From free haircuts and yoga classes to online courses and free...
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5 Money-Saving Tips for American Expats Living in London

Guest post by Anna Nilsen Are you an American expat living in London? You’re in for a treat. The city has a vibrant economy, tolerant culture, and many attractions. It is no surprise that London has so many expats from all around the world. However, living in London is costly, especially if you prefer the Continue Reading

Benefits You Can Offer to Attract and Keep Employees

Guest post by Zoe Price If you want skilled staff, you’re going to have to offer skilled people a fair deal. The old adage goes that you get what you pay for in this world, and that goes for employees too. They are likely to be pursued or pursuing multiple job opportunities, or even very Continue Reading

How to be a Fuel-Efficient Driver in 2023

Guest post by Vlad Looking to become more fuel efficient? This is something that most motorists are looking to do in 2023 both in terms of saving money during a fuel and cost-of-living crisis and reducing their environmental impact. It is not always easy to cut back on driving or buy an electric car, so Continue Reading

How Does Income Tax Work in the UK?

Guest post by Vlad That there are two certainties in life, being death and taxes, is an extremely well-worn phrase by now – but no less true as a result. We are taxed in numerous ways in the UK, whether via our payslip or at the counter at our local newsagent. But we often take Continue Reading

Breakfast Bar Ideas: 10 Ways to Create Space for Snacking

Guest post by Eugene Moss When choosing the design for a modern kitchen, you cannot ignore bar counters. Without them, a modern and functional kitchen cannot be complete. The presence of a bar counter in the kitchen makes it more stylish and convenient. At JS Deco, we understand the importance of a well-designed kitchen, and Continue Reading

Discover the US on a Budget: Cheap Travel Tips and Tricks

Guest post by Gabriel Gonser Travelling on a budget doesn’t mean you have to compromise on having a great experience. The United States offers a wealth of affordable travel opportunities for those looking to explore its diverse landscapes and cities without breaking the bank. In this article from, we’ll share some tips and tricks Continue Reading

Budget-Friendly Student Activities to Enjoy in London

Guest post by Sejal from Amberstudent With many accredited colleges and some of the most prestigious universities in the world, London is one of the best places for students. London is a student’s heaven whether it is studying, working, or living.  It is only a myth that exploring a place like London requires spending a Continue Reading

New Free Public Art Exhibition Launched in Wembley Park

By Charlotte Ashton Enjoying a spot of culture doesn’t have to cost a fortune. In fact, in the constantly evolving, buzzing Wembley Park neighbourhood, it doesn’t cost anything at all. That’s thanks to the outdoor public art trail that winds through the neighbourhood, which is entirely free to all visitors. The Wembley Park Art Trail Continue Reading

5 Things to Consider Before Leasing a Car: A Personal Finance Guide

Guest post by Sanrio Valencia Leasing a car is a great way to drive your dream vehicle without having to pay the full price up front. It lets you enjoy all the benefits of owning a car while paying for it in monthly installments over a set amount of time. You get to save money Continue Reading

Experts Reveal The Truth About Budget Tyres

Guest post by Monica Jones from Broadway Autocentres Novice drivers and mechanics tend to err on the side of caution and will almost always recommend the latest advances and newest technologies – such as only ever buying premium tires for their vehicles, and for some customers, this is absolutely the right approach. However, other customers Continue Reading

Can a Smart Meter Save You Money On Energy Bills?

Guest post by Vlad With the cost of living crisis and soaring energy bills, energy efficiency has become a priority for many households across the UK. As people look for more ways to save on their energy bills, smart meters have become more popular, with 24.2 million homes and businesses choosing to have them installed. Continue Reading

Explore The Great City of London With Voyage Prive’s Last Minute Deals

Guest post by Emma Ava If you’re thinking about visiting London anytime soon, make sure you keep reading this article. London is a wonderful city, and it would not be wrong to say that it is one of the greatest tourist attractions in the world. But, without a decent plan, it is nearly impossible to Continue Reading

Living in London on a Budget

Broke in London is a ‘survival guide’ website for new, old and soon to be Londoners who are looking into living in London on a budget. It aggregates websites and offers you all the information you need to deal with the high cost of living in London. We have compiled a comprehensive list of all the websites and links to help in your search for affordable renting in London, finding a job and ways to make some extra money or save some cash, places to shop and eat in London and budget transportation or cheap travel when moving around, cheap things to do in London including cheap London attractions as well as any other money saving offers. Whether you are a local or international student, current or wannabe expatriate, employed in the city or just moving to London because you can, Broke in London gives you all the help you need to discover what this beautiful city has to offer to those who are looking to live in London on a budget.

From finding a place to stay and things to do in London for free …

Just moved in the city and feeling overwhelmed with the cost of living in London not even knowing where to start tracking places to eat in London let alone renting in London ha? You shall not fear! Having been in your shoes not that long ago, all of us, the Broke in London team, we know how it feels when first moving to London. It was the vision of the Broke in London’s ‘spiritual leader’ and student at the time, Manolis, to create a one stop solution for all of you-us, who are trying to sort out ourselves in London while making the most out of the things to do in London for free. Following sleepless nights, gazillion hours of research and based on our own experiences living in London on a budget we have put together a list of all the possible websites and resources you will need when looking for a job, room, cool free stuff and advice when first moving to London. mapping cheap places to eat in London and getting a job!

But mapping out all the budget renting in London, jobsearch and event resources is not all we do. Through our job board you will find the latest jobs in London. Through our social media updates, articles and newsletters we are sharing with you on a daily basis the outcomes of our daily labour of mapping all possible things to do in London for free, cool low budget major or localised events and any other life advice we have for you; We are using it ourselves so we may as well share it with the rest of you .. because although London is one of the most expensive cities, like ever… still there are cheap things to do in London. (who would have guest) and we know that it is possible to have a very cool life even if Broke in London.