June 22, 2010
Eight Ways to Save Money as an International Student
1. Always comparison shop. From apartments and furniture, to books and clothing, saving a few pennies here and there adds up. Consider buying used. Look for good deals in classified ads, both online and in newspapers.
2. Prioritize your entertainment expenses. Ask for student specials on anything you buy and use coupons from student newspapers. Enjoy free activities on campus.
3. Reduce daily habits that seem insignificant but can add up to big spending in the long run. Buying a $3 coffee every day can cost over $1000 over the course of a year!...
January 26, 2010
Phone Calling Tips for International Students
Studying in another country is a once in a lifetime experience...calling home to talk about it shouldn't be. International calls can be very expensive unless you plan in advance. There are many calling options...