Jo Johnson and Martin Lewis debating these issues at the 2017 Conservative Party Conference, chaired by Nick Hillman, Director of HEPI
Martin Lewis, the Money Saving Expert, has been on the warpath in recent months regarding parental contributions towards students’ living costs.
He has, quite rightly, pointed out that – for all but the poorest students – the maintenance loan system rests upon an assumption that parents will contribute to living costs.
The numbers can be big. Martin Lewis recommends that the Government should write to parents to tell them how much they are expected to…