While they're abroad

You may have to help handle some things for your son or daughter while he or she is abroad.
The following is a list of the most common ones:

  • renewing a driver's license

  • registering to vote or requesting an absentee ballot

  • filing income taxes

  • paying monthly credit card bills

  • preparing for the next semester at the home school (open mail from the college and remind your son or daughter)

    • registering for classes
    • selecting a housing option
    • preparing forms to continue financial aid