The first time I was invited to a pub in the UK, I thought I HAD TO drink alcohol!
I don’t really like alcoholic drinks so I rejected the invitation by saying, ‘I don’t drink!’ My friend then explained to me that it wasn’t necessary for me to order an alcoholic drink in a pub.
I was quite surprised to find out that I could actually order a cup of tea in a pub instead!
When my laptop was stolen during my overseas study I was all of a sudden faced with an unexpected expense of getting a replacement.
The incurred cost was high, but fortunately I had my savings for such an emergency. If I had not been managing my money well and keeping some savings it would have been very difficult!
Here are a few money tips that might help other international students…