Month: February 2018

Here's a guide to checking the progress of your green card application.

How to Check Status of Green Card

It can take several months to get a decision on your green card application. While you’re waiting, you can check the status of your case...

/ February 26, 2018
Different Types of Green Cards

Different Types of Green Cards

Green card has never been the official name of the document but it quickly took on the nickname after it was first introduced in 1950...

/ February 23, 2018

USCIS removes “nation of immigrants” from mission statement

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services has changed its mission statement and the words “nation of immigrants” is no longer a part of the...

/ February 23, 2018
Immigration News Update

News Update: The Latest on DACA

https://immigration.wistia.com/medias/7tcrlg1x9w?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Sergio Avila brings you the latest on DACA. There’s absolutely no telling when or if the USCIS will stop accepting DACA renewal applications. If...

/ February 21, 2018
Resselie came to the United States from the Philippines and now wants to become a U.S. citizen

Customer Story: Resselie

When it came to deciding whether to renew her green card or apply for citizenship Resselie decided on citizenship because she wanted to have a...

/ February 20, 2018
Expired Green Card Consequences

Expired Green Card Consequences

Legal permanent residents are typically required to renew their green card every ten years. The card expires if not renewed. When that happens there are...

/ February 15, 2018
What Does the Medical Exam for a U.S. Green Card Involve?

What Does the Medical Exam for a U.S. Green Card Involve?

Applying for a green card? Then you’ll need to take a medical exam. Here’s an overview of exactly what the examination involves. Why Am I...

/ February 14, 2018
A federal judge in Brooklyn ordered the USCIS to once again accept initial and renewal DACA applications.

Federal Judge Opens Door for More DACA Applicants

In January a federal judge in California ordered the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services to once again accept applications for those eligible to renew...

/ February 14, 2018
The department of homeland security is proposing a new rule that could impact legal immigration.

On Public Assistance? Feds Propose Denying you a Green Card

The Department of Homeland Security has drafted new rules that could dramatically impact the amount of legal immigration in the United States, according to a...

/ February 12, 2018
Top 3 reasons U.S. Citizenship is Denied

Top 3 reasons U.S. Citizenship is Denied

A citizenship application could be denied for many reasons, and some can be prevented! Before you start the long, expensive naturalization process, educate yourself on...

/ February 12, 2018
How to Prove U.S. Citizenship?

How to Prove U.S. Citizenship?

There are two common reasons why people need to prove their citizenship. First, people who need to show proof of citizenship for job or tax...

/ February 7, 2018
Does the U.S. Allow Dual Citizenship?

Does the U.S. Allow Dual Citizenship?

Yes! You can have U.S. citizenship and be a citizen of a second country. Here are answers to the most frequently asked questions about dual...

/ February 5, 2018
Immigration News Update

Immigration News Update February 2018

Our immigration system is changing. We got your back if you want to stay informed with the latest on immigration news. Major changes, minor changes...

/ February 2, 2018