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MPOWER Pick of the month

Tips to save money on cell phone plans in the USA

by Andie Kaplan | In Financial Empowerment, Homepage Slider, Pick of the month | 7 Jan 2021

One of the first and most important things on your to-do list as an international student is setting up a new phone plan.  Our picks for international use are T-Mobile’s postpaid plans and ConnectED…

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12+ Resume Dos and Dont’s | Resume Tips

by Ifeanyi Omijeh | In Career Development, Homepage Slider, Path 2 Success, Pick of the month | 8 Dec 2020

Your resume is the most important document in your job search process. It is a marketing tool to highlight your experience to the hiring manager, and first impressions matter. According to Human Resources managers,…

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How to Apply to U.S. Universities

by Juliet Terrill | In Academic Advising, Career Development, Pick of the month | 8 Dec 2020

As an international student, you are likely to have questions about how to apply to study abroad in the U.S. It can be confusing to follow the procedures if you’re not familiar with them….

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What is DACA and how can DACA students get a loan without a cosigner?

by Juliet Terrill | In Immigration Assistance and Information, Pick of the month | 16 Oct 2020

What is a DACA student?  DACA is an immigration program started under the Obama administration that stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. DACA recipients would normally be undocumented immigrants in the United States,…

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Fixed- or Variable-Interest Rate Student Loan: Which One Should You Choose?

by Su Hsiang Yu | In Guides and Tools, Pick of the month, Financial Empowerment, MPOWER VIP | 8 Oct 2019

We know financial topics can be confusing, with terms and consequences you may not understand. Whether you’re a student or parent, looking for a loan to cover costs now or in a few months, we’re here to help you by clarifying the differences between fixed-rate and variable-rate loans. But we’ll let you decide which option is the best for you!

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“Grit”: The New X-Factor in Hiring Decisions

by Maureen Klovers | In Career Development, Pick of the month | 23 Jan 2019

According to research, neither intelligence nor talent is a significant predictor of success. Instead, the number one predictor of success is “grit.” So what is grit?

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Path2Success: Resources by International Students, for International Students

Tips to save money on cell phone plans in the USA

by Andie Kaplan | In Financial Empowerment, Homepage Slider, Pick of the month | 7 Jan 2021

One of the first and most important things on your to-do list as an international student is setting up a new phone plan.  Our picks for international use are...

12+ Resume Dos and Dont’s | Resume Tips

by Ifeanyi Omijeh | In Career Development, Homepage Slider, Path 2 Success, Pick of the month | 8 Dec 2020

Your resume is the most important document in your job search process. It is a marketing tool to highlight your experience to the hiring manager, and first impressions matter....

How to Apply to U.S. Universities

by Juliet Terrill | In Academic Advising, Career Development, Pick of the month | 8 Dec 2020

As an international student, you are likely to have questions about how to apply to study abroad in the U.S. It can be confusing to follow the procedures if...

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Why are private student loans helpful for parents?

by Su Hsiang Yu | In Financial Empowerment, International Student Master Guide, MPOWER VIP | 3 Dec 2019

Parents want the best for their children, and providing them with the opportunity to study in the U.S. is one way to make sure they have successful futures. But...

Don’t Fall for This Scam Targeting International Students

by Su Hsiang Yu | In Academic Advising, MPOWER VIP | 8 Oct 2019

“We would like to alert you to a cyberbullying scam that is becoming prominent among international students. Students are receiving friend requests and subsequent video calls from fake Facebook accounts....

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