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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Wood Flooring on a Budget: Is It Possible?

Guest pot by Sharon Matthews There is a good chance that you’ve thought about hardwood flooring when buying or selling a home. If you want to increase the value of your house, hardwood floors are a great addition. However, hardwood floors are often prohibitively expensive. Some strategies for having hardwood flooring that is economical for Continue Reading

6 Tips to Land a Paid Internship in London in 2021

Guest post by Laura Bill Are you nearing the end of your university degree and unsure of your next steps? An internship could be the next stage in your professional journey. Finding a job in the real world can be a struggle – especially without the relevant experience when finishing your studies and you may Continue Reading

Enjoy Latin Art & Culture for Free Right Here in London

Guest post by Stuart Haggas Foreign travel is not without its drawbacks at this moment in time, which is why so many of us have spent this summer at home. For those yearning for a bit of international colour and culture, the month-long CASA Festival brings a whole lot of Latinx passion, energy and artistry Continue Reading

Things to Check before Taking Your MOT Test

Guest post by Liz Mcarty There is nothing worse than a major fail on your MOT test – that is, unless it is a fail for minor reasons that you could have sorted had you merely thought about them! That irritation, however, is easy to avoid if you think ahead. As soon as you book Continue Reading

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Visiting London for the First Time

Guest post by John D London is undoubtedly one of the most famous places in the world. This vibrant city has so much to offer in terms of stunning architecture, its immersive history, mouth-watering food, show stopping entertainment, vibrant atmosphere, and even the odd celebrity browsing the supermarket aisles (well, the expensive supermarkets, at least).  Continue Reading

Unsure About Your Future In Your Current Job? What You Can Do About It

Guest post by Zoe Price There are many reasons you may worry about the security of your job. Perhaps the role is no longer fulfilling, you’re having issues with co-workers, or there is uncertainty about the stability of the job. Regardless of why you’re uncertain about your future in a current role, it is vital Continue Reading

4 Unique Designs of Panelled Internal Doors

Guest post by Lucy We live in a modern world where supply and demand govern much of our lives. Items that once were considered useless and discarded by most are now among the most sought-after. Panelled doors have been around for decades, and in that time, there have been many different designs of panelled internal Continue Reading

Car Insurance Rates And Tips For Increasing Your Coverage For Cheap

Guest post by Lucy Have you ever wondered why a specific car insurance rate is higher than another? Or why one driver is paying so much more than another for basically the same coverage? Car insurance rates are based on several factors that you can control and some that depend on your driving record for Continue Reading

Study finds that 9 in 10 Motorists are Affected by Potholes

Guest post by Mark Smith For as long as there have been roads, there have been potholes. Small cracks form in the surface of the road, through which water can infiltrate. This water pools beneath the road, where it contracts and expands in response to changing temperature. Eventually, the road collapses into the hole, causing Continue Reading

5 Tips When Downsizing in London – How to Live on a Budget

Guest post by Zoe Price Anyone living in London knows just how expensive the cost of living is. According to recent statistics, the average monthly costs for a family of four living in London are £3,024.37, and that doesn’t even include rent. For a single person, it is about half that cost, making it a Continue Reading

Why is Cornwall Such A Popular Holiday Destination

Guest post by Anna Bailey Crystal blue waters, towering cliffs and picturesque scenery – it’s no surprise that Cornwall has remained one of the most popular destinations for a staycation. But what exactly is it about this coastal county that’s so attractive to tourists? The beaches An ode to Cornwall wouldn’t be complete without a Continue Reading

5 Reasons To Conquer ITIL Certification

Guest post by John Doe Boeing, Caterpillar, Microsoft, and IBM all have something in mind. They’re all multinational corporations with a huge workforce that provides excellent service. Have you ever pondered how they all manage to do it so faithfully and with consistency? It’s not a commonly asked question, but it’s an essential one. The 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.

..to 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.