Tips

Bargain Shopping: Entering the World of Buying “Second-Hand”

Bargain Shopping: Entering the World of Buying “Second-Hand”

“Secondhand” is a common expression in America to describe goods like clothing, furniture, and appliances that have already been used by a previous owner. Buying secondhand items is a great way to save money when you are shopping for things you might need during your time in the US. Here are a few places you can find great deals (and some tips to help you start)!

Welcome to America: Finding a Home as an International Student in the San Francisco Bay Area

Welcome to America: Finding a Home as an International Student in the San Francisco Bay Area

Whether you are a new student at UC Berkeley, Stanford, San Jose State, San Francisco State, or another one of the 50 schools in the San Francisco Bay Area, we are SO excited that you are here! So to welcome you to America, here are our top five tips for finding a home as an international student studying in the San Francisco Bay Area!