Rohit Mittal, Author at Stilt Blog

Adjusting to life in the US is difficult. Everyday demands to survive are stressful enough, yet immigrants must face those demands on top of figuring out the ins and outs of a new culture. Most immigrants arrive with no US credit history, and credit is essential for setting up a life in the US; without […]

The Minimum Eligibility Criteria For a Loan With Stilt: Below are the minimum eligibility criteria to apply to borrow from Stilt. You must meet all of the criteria to be considered for a loan. Physical Presence in the U.S. You need to be physically present in the U.S. during the application process. If you were […]

Are you a freshman and looking for amazing day 1 CPT universities to kick-start your career? But, before you start your hunt, it is important that you know about CPT well in detail. What is CPT, Anyway? Simply put, CPT is an employment type that is provided to the F1 students only as a part […]

Needless to mention, one of the major driving forces behind people moving to the US on H1B visa is to make more money and to save more money. But, how much is too much? Do the people who actually move to the US able to make the money as per their initial expectations? How lavish […]

H1-B visa holders are subject to U.S income tax law for all income they earn in the U.S. As a non-resident (H1-B visa-holder), however, you might not be able to claim the same tax deductions as a permanent resident or citizen would. It can sometimes get confusing trying to figure out which deductions you qualify […]

Have you also dreamt of moving to the US on an H1B visa to earn more or for a better lifestyle? We feel you, but the entire screening process can be a bit overwhelming. The process is all the more extensive for people who either chose to or are mandatorily required to go through consular […]

Tuition fee overview: As per a recent survey conducted by, paying college fee with your credit card, on an average, charges you 2.62% for the convenience offered. Simply put, once you choose to pay your tuition fee with your credit card, you end up paying an extra $131 for every $5,000 paid towards college […]

Are you a foreign immigrant and do you wish to work in the US? Are you confused and want to know as to how you can get a work authorization in the US? Long story short, you would need to get an H1-B visa in order to attain a full-time US employer status. But, what […]

Credit Card overview for H-1B visa holders: Disclosure: Stilt is a lending company. Nonetheless, we are committed to recommending the best loan products to our readers when their needs are outside Stilt’s loan offerings. Are you an H1-B visa holder and are looking for credit cards in the US? Well, chances are high that if […]