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

 

Through NAFTA (the North American Free Trade Agreement), many Canadian and Mexican professionals have been given the opportunity to work in the U.S. by obtaining TN status. The application procedures for Mexican and Canadian citizens differ, as do the renewal options. Below we set out...

International students on F-1 visas often find it stressful to study abroad as there are large costs involved. These essential costs include tuition and boarding. Fortunately, if you are a student in the U.S. on an F-1 visa, you aren’t stuck. There are lenders in...

There has been a lot of uncertainty about DACA renewals due to the recent presidential decisions and court orders dealing with DACA. It is important to make an informed decision about renewing your DACA as there are various factors which might influence your choice. We...

What is the J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program? The J1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program (the J-1 Visa) is a U.S. Department of State program that gives non-U.S. citizens (exchange visitor) the opportunity to work, learn, teach, consult, do research (and much more) in the U.S. The purpose...

What Are Online Loans with Monthly Payments? An installment loan is a loan with monthly payments scheduled for a specific time each month. There are many options for monthly installment loans from various companies and online lenders. It can get confusing as to what this loan...

Many students who study on an F-1 visa wonder if they are allowed to work in the US during or after their studies. And, what their options are if they are allowed to work. One of the great options for F-1 students is work permission...

Each year, thousands of foreign workers become employed by American companies that are trying to fill positions that require special knowledge or education. For example, an American architecture company may need a technical writing expert and isn't able to fill the position with a qualified...

College is the time where many young adults begin to think about getting their first credit card. However, without any previous credit history, or knowledge of credit cards, students may hold back on applying for their first card. We created this article to help you determine...