Tag Archives: international payment

College tuition fee scams: how international students can protect themselves

Times Higher Education – By Peter Butterfield, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Flywire   This year, universities and schools are reporting what seems to be a spike in tuition payment scams targeting college and university students. International students …

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Flywire Friday: Top News of the Week for International Students – October 2, 2015

We’re excited to introduce a new feature on the blog: Flywire Friday! Each Friday, we’ll bring you a quick download of some recent news that may impact international students, and we’ll even summarize it for you! Here’s what we read …

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Communicating at Australian Universities – What to Expect

So you’re headed for an Australian university.  Maybe you’ve passed the TOEFL or IELTS exams and will be taking degree classes, or maybe you’re going to study English. Either way, congratulations! Australia is a fantastic country with a world-class university …

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4 Time Management Hacks for College Freshmen

A common tendency among college freshmen is to overcommit during the first semester. Between classes, clubs, intramural sports, and making new friends, you may find yourself strapped for time as classes pick up speed and exams roll around. Here are …

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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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What are International Students Saying about peerTransfer?

After reading last week’s post about 3 Things Every New College Student Needs to Know, we hope that any incoming international students feel better prepared to enter college this year – and maybe some returning students learned something new as …

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5 Tips When Making an International Education Payment

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For international students, making a payment from their home country to their educational institution can be tough. At peerTransfer, we understand this and can help with these difficulties. We’ve helped thousands of international students from hundreds of institutions across the …

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5 tips for managing living expenses while studying abroad

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In an ideal world, your living expenses abroad will be equivalent to the expenses you would have at home. However, this is not always the case. If you are going abroad for your first year, it is not easy to …

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