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U.S. Tax Information for International Students

The U.S. tax system is complicated; there’s no doubt about that. If you’re an international student attending an educational institution in the United States, that process may seem even more convoluted. With tax season in full swing, we’ve broken down …

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Venezuelan International Education Payments: CENCOEX

If you’re a student from Venezuela trying to study outside of the country, then you’re most likely familiar with the difficulties of obtaining foreign currency from the Venezuelan government branch responsible for approving funds for education payments, CENCOEX (previously known …

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How to Tip in the UK

Are you an international student in the UK? If so, you need to learn about one of the touchiest subjects in the history of cultural customs. Tipping. Tipping etiquette in the UK is similar to the rest of Europe, partially …

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Money-Saving Strategies for the International College Student, Part IV: Make Money to Save Money

This is a guest post by Lindsay T. , who is a recent college grad and writes for Skyo, an online site that helps college students save money with cheap textbooks and a variety of rental options.  By now, we hope you’re on your way …

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Money-Saving Strategies for the International College Students, Part III: Save on the Little Things

This is a guest post by Lindsay T., who is a recent college graduate and currently writes for Skyo, an online site that helps students in college save money with cheap textbooks and a variety of rental options.  So far, we’ve shared with …

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Infographic: How College Students Spend and Save Money!

So you’re wondering where all your money is going?! Check out this extensive infographic based on a national survey by the 21st Century Insurance, which demonstrates how college students spend as well as save their money! Let us know if …

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5 Tips on mastering your New College Term

This semester may be your very first semester in college, or it may be your very last. Either way, every semester begins at square one and you should try to start off as strongly as possible. Just like looking at …

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Money-Saving Strategies for the College Student, Part II: Save on the Big Stuff

Last time, we talked about getting into a frugal mindset in order to save money throughout college. Now that you’re thinking frugally, what can you do about large expenses that are just unavoidable? You may need a laptop for your …

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How to plan your Student Budget throughout the Year

It is important for one to balance their expenses and their income at the same time, especially for students.  There are tons of expenses to be considered especially if you are in college.  You may easily find yourself struggling without …

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Money-Saving Strategies for the College Student, Part I: In a Frugal State of Mind

They say that your college years are the best years of your life. They may also be some of the most expensive. As a new college student, whether national or international, you know that tuition can be incredibly costly, not …

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