[ID:8896] From the comfort of your home, it’s easy to fantasize about going abroad. With a little bit of focus, motivation and resourcefulness, these dreams can become reality. This is true regardless of your financial situation.
The financial strategy you use during the months or years prior to a journey abroad will be the same whether you’re going to study, travel, volunteer or work in a foreign country.
Your main goal will be to maximize your incoming cash and minimize your expenses. While this sounds simple, it can actually be challenging without the appropriate planning.
Below, we offer you tips and advice on how to boost savings before and during your adventure abroad, and we’ll also provide some perspective on why international experiences are worth the extra effort.
Think Big About Going Abroad
How can a student with limited financial means go abroad? This is an important question, and an extremely common one. But as you consider the potential challenges of going abroad — including building a budget — it’s important to step...