Author Archives: Ross Mason

2019, The Year That GDPR Enforcement Began

Unless you have been living under a rock, you are probably well versed on the highline items around GDPR. 2018 was the year that companies around the world were scrambling and talking about the new regulations that were being implemented … Continue reading

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ACA Plans, What Next?

Much has been said and written about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) over the last few years, especially as it relates to the international education community. In the early days of the act, there was speculation and some uncertainty as … Continue reading

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International Insurance Trends and Best Practices

Change and evolution is a part of any industry, and its how you adapt, develop and react to these changes that are key. This is especially true when it comes to the international insurance industry, while not the most fast-paced … Continue reading

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J-1 Visa Insurance Requirement Changes

After waiting nearly 5 years, we finally have clarification on the new health insurance regulations set forth by the US State Department released into the Federal Register the changes to Sub-Part A of the Exchange Visitor Program. Covering a wide … Continue reading

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Helping Students Understand Insurance

When it comes to insurance, even the most well versed can sometimes struggle with their deductibles, copays, coinsurance, maximum out-of-pocket – and that is all before you start looking at the actual benefits. When you have students accustom to their … Continue reading

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Health Insurance Best Practices for the J1 Cultural Exchange World

With growing emphasis on improved experiences for cultural exchange participants on the U.S. State Department J1 Exchange Visitor Programs, we find it surprising that inadequate participant insurance coverage is still allowed and in place for a significant number of the … Continue reading

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International Education Pick of the Week – 10th May 2013

Our international education pick of the week centres around the USA, with changes for students entering the USA not only with the new I-94 procedures, but also some new checks that have been ordered as a direct result of the … Continue reading

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International Education Pick of the Week – April 26th 2013

As some of you may have noticed, it has been a fortnight since our last pick of the week. As we look to refine and improve the pick of the week, and based on feedback, we have decided to move … Continue reading

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International Education Pick of the Week – April 12th 2013

Yet another week, and it seems the UK is yet again at the center of attention in the international education world. However, this time for slightly more positive news – London Metropolitan University, who were banned from admitting international students … Continue reading

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International Education Pick of the Week – April 5th 2013

April is upon us, and in just a few (7 to be precise) weeks we will all be hitting St Louis for one of the largest international education events of the year, NAFSA. Our team will be there and we … Continue reading

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