“#MartinLewis did you really just encourage young people to go to university in the hope they will not get a job and be able to pay for the loan coz others will pay it for you,”(sic) they tutted, unaware of their mistake.
Martin was quick to rectify the issue and corrected them, clarifying exactly what he had said on-air.
“No the opposite,” he replied.
“I specifically said ‘I hope it costs you a fortune because that means you’ll be earning a fortune afterwards, but if you don’t earn enough, don’t panic your won’t have to repay it.'”