Category: International

Bank Tips for International College Students

Bank Tips for International College Students

We wanted to provide an article share to the LinkedIn Post I uploaded today.  It’s entitled 5 Banking Tips for International College Students. The moment that international college students step off the plane, they are dealing with U.S. currency.  If you are a student studying here in the U.S., you realize it’s much easier to […]

September 1, 2015 | By More
eBook on Banking Basics for International College Students

eBook on Banking Basics for International College Students

We wanted to share the message that the MMG Guide to Banking Basics for International Students has been released.  We are starting a campaign over these next weeks to let international college students know this resource is available to help them better manage the banking side of their personal finances. Readers can download a free sample […]

August 28, 2015 | By More
1.13MM International College Students Studied in the U.S.

1.13MM International College Students Studied in the U.S.

As a reader of MoneyBasicsU.com magazine, you well know my passion for financial literacy to help consumers be money smart.  Since I began working and writing in this arena, my focus has been directed to U.S. consumers. It’s only been recently that I became aware of the need to bring this information to the attention […]

August 28, 2015 | By More
International College Students and U.S. Banking

International College Students and U.S. Banking

As an international college student, you have a lot of details to manage when you arrive on campus.  One of these activities will be to open a banking relationship with a financial institution.  It will be to your advantage to establish a bank account with a U.S. bank.  Doing so will actually save you both […]

August 24, 2015 | By More
International Students Studying in the United States

International Students Studying in the United States

Money smart consumers like you are well aware that education is an important key to opening the door for success.  For many international students, they are interested in taking the opportunity to attend college in the United States.  In fact, according to the Institute of International Education, 886,052 international students from all over the world […]

July 24, 2015 | By More