As an international student, there are many unique challenges to overcome as you prepare for your education abroad. Unfortunately, this can include being the target of scammers who attempt to steal your tuition and educational payments for themselves – in indirect and subtle ways. Schools have reported an increase in unauthorized, non-school approved tuition payment companies (or individuals) stealing entire tuition payments from their students in the recent weeks. These scammers may even claim to have an affiliation with your school. They might offer you a tuition discount, currency exchange discounts, or make other promises in an attempt to confuse you before you are fully aware of your school’s official payment process.
Read the full article on the Flywire blog: How International Students Can Avoid Tuition Payment Scams
Source: Flywire Blog