As we welcome our students to UCC this year we are thinking of all the necessities you are organising, now that you are here in Ireland. One thing most students will need is a bank account. Today we saw a great article in the Irish Independent by Aideen Sheehan advising students to “Check fees, not lure of incentives, as you pick your bank”. The full article is available to read here
One word of advice to our international students is to check the international money transfer costs in your new bank. Receiving money from your home country can be costly so do your research before picking the right bank for you and make every euro count!