Your Pay Your Way Episode 4 – Expenses and Budget Building

Expenses and Budget Building

It can be difficult to work out where all your money has gone in a week or a month.  Sometimes we don’t even realise we’re buying unnecessary things and that our spending is getting out of control.

This episode looks at how we should approach our spending in terms of working out what our expenses are and incorporating our expenses, alongside income, into a budget.  We have hints and tips on getting your budget back on track if you are spending more than you earn.

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GBT Science Club Podcast Episode 8

GBT Science Club Podcast Episode 16 – Stephanie Campbell Listen Lanarkshire Podcast Feed

Episode 16 – Dark Matter with Stephanie Campbell *In this episode we talk to Stephanie Campbell, who is a PhD student at the University of St Andrews.  *Stephanie researches how the stars in galaxies move around, and they use this to tell them how much dark matter is in the galaxies.  *Tune in to hear Stephanie describe their work, our young people sharing their knowledge of space and to find out all about the mystery that is dark matter!

Rebecca Cornwell was our guest for this episode who talked to us about bacteria and anti-biotics. Here is the website for the project Rebecca mentions: Antibiotics under our feet

Here are some images of bacteria: close up pictures of bacteria – Bing images

Spin N’ Talk Rigging The Wheel – The Unicorn And The Wasp, A Doctor Who Review

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In this episode, I ditch the wheel and talk about a specific subject I want to talk about. I talk about a Doctor Who season 4 episode called “The Unicorn and The Wasp.”

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Spin N’ Talk Episode 1

In this first episode of Spin N’ Talk, I talk about three children’s TV shows that were a big part of my early childhood.

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GBT Science Club Podcast Episode 7

Another noisey and fun Science Club as our guest Jane Essex helped the club build and design bridges by melting chocolate and welding it together (and eating some for test purposes!). 

Here is a video of another choclate welding experiment Chocolate welding – YouTube

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Your Pay Your Way Episode 3

Income seems straight forward but it can become complicated if we have lots of different sources or don’t know how much we might earn in a pay period.

This episode looks at different places who might pay us, payslips, deductions and why knowing our full income is important.

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Your Pay Your Way Bonus Episode

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This has been Debt Awareness Week and I wanted to acknowledge it even though I want to wait to do a full in-depth episode, or several episodes on debt, later down the line. This short bonus episode give a few tips on dealing with debt and how we should think about what debt is so that we can manage it better.

This has been Debt Awareness Week and I wanted to acknowledge it even though I want to wait to do a full in-depth episode, or several episodes on debt, later down the line.

This short bonus episode give a few tips on dealing with debt and how we should think about what debt is so that we can manage it better.

Your Pay Your Way Episode 2

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We probably all have a bank account but how did you pick it?  And was that a good reason to choose that particular bank? You might be going to uni and looking for a student account or wondering what it means to have a joint bank account.  We’ll be breaking down the most common accounts to let you understand the basics of each and what they would be used for. This episode should give you the skills to choose the right account and bank for you needs.

We probably all have a bank account but how did you pick it?  And was that a good reason to choose that particular bank?

You might be going to uni and looking for a student account or wondering what it means to have a joint bank account.  We’ll be breaking down the most common accounts to let you understand the basics of each and what they would be used for.

This episode should give you the skills to choose the right account and bank for you needs.

Your Pay Your Way Episode 1

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Money is one of the least talked about subjects – in social settings, in school, in general – the topic of money is avoided! In this episode we have a quick chat about money, why people avoid the subject, why we should be talking about it and some statistics from a recent study about money.  We need to encourage open and honest discussions about money, how we use it, what issues we are having with it and how to manage it better.

Money is one of the least talked about subjects – in social settings, in school, in general – the topic of money is avoided!  

In this episode we have a quick chat about money, why people avoid the subject, why we should be talking about it and some statistics from a recent study about money.  We need to encourage open and honest discussions about money, how we use it, what issues we are having with it and how to manage it better.

GBT Science Club Podcast Episode 6

This week the Science Club talked to Henry Rae about 3D priniting, the different ways plastic is used and 3D printed houses! Here is a video about a 3D printed house: Here’s what the first 3D-printed home for sale looks like – YouTube

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