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Many non-U.S. citizens want to make investments, but do not know how. Now you have the chance to invest in software products called “robo advisors.” In this article, we are going to explain what robo advisors are and on top of that, we will give you various options on robo advisors as well as how […]

In 2012, President Obama formed the DACA – Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program through an executive order. This program allows certain people who came to the United States illegally as minors to be protected from immediate deportation. In addition to this protection, the people in the program could also obtain a social security card, […]

Getting a loan without a cosigner in the U.S. can be a challenging task for the majority of people, especially non-U.S. citizens, as having a cosigner strengthens your case by making you less of a risk to the lenders. What is a Cosigner? A cosigner is a person assuming co-responsibility for your loan. He is […]

At a Glance: When OPT is set to end, F1 visa holders have two potential paths: First, they may apply for an H1B visa to extend their stay in the US. If they cannot obtain H1B approval, they must return to their home country. F1 to H1B Visas When a student’s OPT is expected to […]

Overview: Issued by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), an H-4 visa is a dependent visa for the immediate family members, i.e., spouse and children under 21 years of age, of H-1B visa holders. It allows the family to lawfully come and stay in the U.S. with the H-1B visa holders. However, the H4 […]

Climb Credit is a peer-to-peer lending company that finances education at over 60 campuses across the USA. Launched in 2014, the company identifies those schools that consistently improve their graduates’ earning potential and have a high probability of graduating students who can qualify for good jobs. After figuring out the right schools, the company then […]

Student loan repayment is a dicey task for both debtor and lender. 70% of students have a burden of repaying student loan which they have undertaken for their college degree. So, it is important to choose a legitimate loan company which provides loan at considerable interest. Due to this reason, the first name that strikes […]

The Eastman Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial services cooperative that provides financial products and services to an individual as well as businesses. As of now the organization has over $3.5 billion in assets and serves over 180,000 members at over 25 branches. Headquartered in Kingsport, ECU is the largest credit union in the state […]

At a Glance: Indian citizens in the US may refinance their student loans while in America. Refinancing Indian student loans in the US has a number of benefits, including lower interest rates and shorter repayment terms. Higher education in the U.S. can be very expensive for Indian students, due to limited financial aid and the […]

The H-1B visa in the United States allows U.S. employers to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations. If a foreign worker in H-1B status quits or is dismissed from the sponsoring employer, the worker must either apply for and be granted a change of status, find another employer (subject to an application for adjustment of […]