Stilt Blog: Loans for international students, F-1, H-1B, L-1, J-1, O-1, TN, and DACA holders

 

Taking out travel insurance for visiting parents should be one of your top priorities when planning your parent's visit to the U.S. There are many factors to consider and questions that you may have when comparing the different insurance plans. Below we answer some of...

For many new residents of the United States, building credit is an essential aspect of securing your financial future. Credit is used in many financial decisions, and one should start building credit as soon as they can. Since credit can be a complicated topic, we’ve put...

For immigrants from Mexico or Canada on a TN visa, obtaining a loan can be a difficult process due to the high qualifications many lenders place on their loan applicants. Even though a getting a loan can be hard, it is not an impossible task,...

The change from being a temporary visa holder to becoming a permanent resident of the U.S is a big step for most people. One of the reasons for this is because there are a lot of costs involved which you should be aware of and...

Applying for the removal of the conditions of your residence is a crucial step in becoming a permanent resident of the U.S. There are costs involved which you should be aware of and plan for. Preparing for the process can also help to ensure that...

After countless job applications and interviews, you've finally got an offer! This is the start of a new chapter of your life, however before you can begin work, you now have to deal with the struggles of relocating to your new job. When immigrating to the...

Loans for medical school can be a complex issue. Debt on medical school loans grow quickly and many physicians end up owing well over six figures on student debt because of this. What’s more, if you’re an international student studying in the U.S on an...

As an international student, supporting yourself financially while in the United States can be extremely difficult. The costs of international tuition, travel, living expenses, and more can put a large stress on your already stressful student life, affecting you negatively academically and mentally. Many international students...

Applying for a visa is a costly and complicated process. Most people will advise that you need the help of a specialized attorney. The reality is, many people that apply for visas and green cards, can't actually afford the high attorney fees that come with...

Applying for a personal loan when you are a non-resident can be difficult. Fortunately, there are some lenders who look past the traditional U.S. loan application requirements. Lenders such as LendingClub, SoFi, LendingPoint, Earnest and, Stilt, grant personal loans to non-resident borrowers. Some of these...