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Subject:  Re: Studying abroad - what do they need? Date:  9/27/2011  6:39 PM
Author:  2gifts Number:  2093 of 2233

Thanks so far for all the suggestions. I had started to look into a credit card without exchange fees, but hadn't found anything yet. Sounds like I should be looking at the Cap One card for her.

She doesn't have an ATM card, but that's probably one more thing she should have.

I will ask her if she prefers the backpack to a rolling carry-on. She does have her school backpack that holds her laptop plus a few other things, but I don't know if that is sufficient.

She goes to Bentley University which has what seems to be a very organized program, so they are helping with quite a lot. She's still filling out forms and such, but it is definitely well-organized.

I don't know about when she ha