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

 

College students are often responsible for paying tuition, rent, transportation, food, and much more. They also have the responsibility of staying on top of their studies, attaining internships, and still finding personal time for themselves. For a busy student juggling academics, internships, clubs, and a social...

When F1 visa students finished their academic program, they may find that they do not want to return to their home country. Unfortunately for them, the F1 visa requires them to leave the US within 60 days of completing their academic program. With no time to...

Do you hope to study in the US? Or have you already been accepted to a US school but have no idea what to do next? All foreign students who attend an academic program within the US are required to attain a temporary visa to enter...

H1 Visa Holders are foreign nationals who have gotten hired by American companies, and who likely have a specialty skill or extraordinary ability that the company needs. They get temporary work status because their employer has recruited them and championed their visa application. But what about...

Being an international student in the United States can be tough. First, you need to understand the foreign system you have just gotten yourself into and then proceed to learn how to navigate it without the perks of being a resident or U.S. Citizen. Getting simple...

For many people living in the US on a visa, getting a loan can be difficult without any previous credit history in the US. To help you out, we’ve created this guide on how to get a loan, even with no credit. How to Qualify for...

For many foreign workers who wish to one day work and reside in the United States, starting the process can be the most difficult part. Trying to navigate informational websites and understand the processes can be time-consuming, frustrating, and complicated. We know how difficult it is...

H1B Visa holders have just gotten a job in the United States and are being backed by the company that hired them. That’s a big leap of faith by both the foreign national turned foreign worker, and the company who has hired them. When you get...

Every noncitizen in the US faces a set of challenges when it comes to living, working, and thriving. Immigrants on a J1 visa are no exception — and they have a few unique circumstances due to the nature of the visa. Read on to get more clarity...

Paying off student loans can be tough. You constantly need to juggle between part-time jobs and studies. This is when refinancing an international student loan can come as a relief. So what exactly is student loan refinancing? What is Student Loan Refinancing? Student loan refinancing is simply paying...