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Life in the U.S.
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3 ways to take advantage of your university studies in the U.S.

Elegir tu especialidad universitaria después de la secundaria puede ser una de las decisiones que alteran más tu vida. Muchos estudiantes temen esta decisión. Al final, no solo influye en su trabajo y su salario, sino más importante aún en el círculo de personas con las que estará rodeado, cuán satisfecha será su vida laboral y tal vez incluso dónde terminará viviendo. A diferencia de los EE. UU., La mayoría de los sistemas de educación superior hacen que sea bastante difícil
1. entrar en un programa de grado específico y
2. cambiar el programa cuando no se adapte a usted.

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Life in the U.S.
Lette Berhe

Credit Scores in the United States – for International Students

Having good credit is necessary for almost everything in the U.S.: getting a loan, buying a car, renting an apartment, and more.

The way banks and private businesses know if you have good or bad credit is by looking at your credit score.
A credit score is a three-digit number (between 300 and 850) given to you by U.S. credit agencies that lets businesses know how risky it is to let you borrow money. Your credit score can go up or down over time because it is calculated based on late payments, amount of debt, and other money-related factors.

If you think there is a possibility that you will stay in the U.S. after you finish studying, you should think about getting a U.S. credit card to start building your credit.

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