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Managing your finance in the U.S. is a big deal, especially for international students. You have tuition to pay, perhaps loans you’ve taken; you might be receiving financial aid or stipends, and you’ll probably want to transfer some money from home when you first arrive. A U.S.
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Being new to the U.S. isn’t easy, and one of the main reasons is not having enough credit score to comfortably start your life here. But there is one thing you can do to improve the situation (and make your trips to Ikea much easier!) –…
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There are plenty of fish in the sea, and even more cars on the market. Which one is the right one for you? The answer, of course, depends on your needs. Check out our recommendations for different student profiles. Maybe you’ll find yourself…
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Congratulations, you’re ready to buy your first car in the U.S.! You have a choice: will you buy a car from a dealership or from a private party? You are probably unsure. We at Lendbuzz (www.Lendbuzz.com) believe that buying a pre-owned…
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In the U.S., your creditworthiness, meaning how likely you are to pay your debts, is represented by a number – that is your credit score. It starts building only as soon as you enter the country, disregarding any financial history you may have abroad. When you apply for a loan, a mortgage or a credit card, prospective lenders, such as banks, will use this number to assess the risk in extending you credit. The higher the number – the better. Your credit score plays a crucial role in determining whether or not you’ll be eligible for a loan, and at what interest rate.
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Your credit score is the one number banks in the U.S. use when determining whether or not to extend you credit (and at what interest rate). It is extremely important for anyone living in the U.S. to build their credit score in order to get access to products like a good credit card, a mortgage, a lease on a new car, or even a phone line.