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  • 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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Guest post by Mirza Silajdzic One of the most difficult years in recent memory is now in the past. 2020 will be remembered as the year of big shifts in the way people live, not to mention the unprecedented global frustration due to isolation. With so many escaping big cities, like London, with strict lockdowns, Continue Reading

10 Best Universities in London

Guest post by Jessica Hunter British higher education is loyal to centuries-old traditions and boasts confident adherence to the most current academic trends, prestige, and the highest level of quality. A clear confirmation of this fact is that today the UK is the only country whose universities successfully compete with American universities for top positions Continue Reading

3 Tips To Know When Shopping For New Vape Kits

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Understanding the Relationship Between Stress and Finances

Guest post by Beau Peters London. For centuries, it’s been one of the world’s great cities. Seemingly a character all its own in some of the most beloved books and movies, songs and television series, it is a city that millions can only dream of. And yet you’re here. Living the dream. But, well, maybe Continue Reading


Guest post by Debbie Fletcher Calling all motorbike lovers – this could be the one for you! Bennetts are giving away 90 free Compulsory Basic Training (CBT) courses as a part of their ‘Ride Free’ Campaign, celebrating their 90th year of trading in 2020. Their aim is to help more riders get on the road, Continue Reading

Tips for Using Your Student Loan Money in a Savvy Way

Guest post by Jay Watt With student loans being the primary way that individuals can even consider college, it is important to understand how they can and cannot be used, since the experience of college extends past simply just tuition. The type of loans you have also dictates how they can be used. Federal funding Continue Reading

Your Guide to Visiting the American Canyon

Guest post by If you have your us esta, you are surely waiting to give it a try. We have many options on the table, but the American Canyon is easily one of the best choices you can make. Canyonland is among the largest parks in the world, as it occupies three separate districts. Some Continue Reading

7 Clever Little Ways to Save Big on Online Shopping

Guest post by Leif Kristjansen When saving money online, patience is a tool stronger than any coupon code or flash sale could ever claim to be. Retailers are betting on each shopper’s eagerness to finish the checkout process as quickly as possible before an item’s availability goes poof. That means they’re counting on shoppers to Continue Reading

Are You a Snow Enthusiast? Do You Love Skiing?

Guest post by Hannah Madison Looking to go on your first ski trip? Wondering what to expect, or what to bring with you? St. Anton is a village and ski resort in Austria. It takes skiing to another level by offering: Over 305 km of ski slopes A varied range of tracks varying in difficulty Continue Reading

Top 25 Ways to Make Extra Money in London in 2021

(This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase after clicking on a link we may earn a commission at no extra cost to you.) By Graeme With 2020 finally behind us, it’s time to take a look at how to make quick money in London. Economic circumstances are still changing with COVID Continue Reading

Let Us Socially Connect to Combat Loneliness!

39% of UK adults will not have had a meaningful conversation in the last 2 weeks. Loneliness is a devastating impact of the pandemic and 9 million people will suffer loneliness this Christmas. If you’ve been feeling lonely, chances are that those around you have been feeling the same. As we continue to physically distance Continue Reading

No Christmas Gift Will Ever Match Bordeaux Wines

Guest post  by Hannah Madison When we talk about a smooth drink that can be transformed into a Christmas gift, Frenchment know the deal! Cropping up from Europe’s industrial powerhouse is the Bordeaux region that is known for its high-quality wine. Bordeaux wines are mainly red wines produced in southwestern France. Wine is a powerful 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.