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Preparing to Go Abroad: Financial Aid

Financing study abroad can be extremely worrying and taxing. I honestly did not think I would get enough money. Most universities offer the ability to ‘reevalute’ your FAFSA (if you are from the United States) and if your school offers it, there are also trust fund loans. In my experience, the process of getting more aid was easier than I thought. The financial aid office at my school has advisers for a SACE (study abroad cost estimate) evaluation. Once I completed a meeting with said advisor, I was able to […]

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Men at Work

“I’m living in a land down under, where women glow, and men plunder.” I also intern at Developing Markets Associates (DMA), but Men at Work title seemed to be perfect for a blog on working. I’m currently on my 6th week as a research and data analyst at the DMA Sydney office. DMA is a multi-service consultancy that specializes in remittances, financial literacy programs, and investment summits. My work revolves primarily around the remittance and financial literacy side of the business. In short, DMA manages a remittance comparison website for Asia/Pacific […]

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