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College Spring Break Packing Tips

Packing for Spring Break

For many college students across the country, spring break is looming ever nearer, or has already, well,  sprung. While most people only have thoughts of relaxing away from the stresses of college life on their mind, there are still plenty of things that need…

March 7, 2013
College Spring Break Ideas

6 Cheap Spring Break Ideas

  Depending on where you go to school, spring break may feel like a long ways away, but considering we’re just weeks away from March, the countdown begins now.  The 9-day break from school is considered a college prime time as it symbolizes all…

February 27, 2013

The NEW!

Today is a big day for all of us here at GradGuard – we have launched our new website! The team has been working hard to create a site that serves our customers and their families even better, striving to make insurance and benefits…

February 5, 2013

5 Things You Have to Have for Study Abroad

Believe it or not, summer is almost over and it’s time to start thinking about what you need to get before heading back to college in a few short weeks. Being a junior, you’re probably thinking that this will be easy as pie seeing…

August 23, 2012

Insurance for Young Adults Can Be A Smart Buy

Insurance may seem like something that only adults out in the real world need— or can afford— to get.  But what about young adults?  Well, whether you’re nearing college, currently in college, or recently graduated, there are many reasons why insurance might be a…

August 3, 2012

Summer Travel on a Student Budget

Summer vacation is the perfect time for— well— vacation!  Whether it’s a getaway with college buddies or a reunion trip with old friends, travelling over the summer can be awesome for college students.  After all, exchanging last semester’s textbooks for sunglasses and a beach…

July 6, 2012

Go On a Vacation This Summer!

Summer is a great time to travel! Between the flexibility of summer vacation scheduling and the (generally speaking) better weather, traveling in the summer can be a fun and fulfilling way to spend your summer vacation.  While traveling can be expensive, there are many…

June 8, 2012

The Best Locations for Studying Abroad Over the Summer

While spending a semester abroad can be an amazing experience, summer is an equally fun and rewarding time to go abroad.  It can also be the perfect solution if your work schedule and course load make going abroad for a whole semester unfeasible.  Summer…

June 5, 2012
Insurance Needs for Study Abroad

Insurance Needs for U.S. Study Abroad Students

When I was a junior in college, I had the great fortune to study in London for a semester. Not only did I learn an enormous amount about the world and myself, but I also made friendships that endured even four years later, strengthened…

May 28, 2012