More Visa Holders Will Soon Require Interviews for Green Cards

WASHINGTON – Interviews that at one point had been waived for visa holders looking to receive green cards will soon become mandatory, according to the...

/ August 28, 2017
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The Naturalization Process

Naturalization is the process of becoming a U.S. citizen. The process can be long and confusing, but the benefits of citizenship are well worth it....

/ August 28, 2017
What Is a Naturalized Citizen

What Is a Naturalized Citizen

There are two types of citizens in the United States: natural-born citizens and naturalized citizens. Natural-born citizens are born in the United States. This is...

/ August 25, 2017

U.S. Planning to Sanction Countries that Refuse Deportations

WASHINGTON – According to a CNN report the Trump Administration will soon issue visa sanctions if countries do not take back foreign nationals who are...

/ August 24, 2017

Customer Story: Conor

Conor’s parents brought him to the United States before he could walk or talk. He grew up undocumented but saw an opportunity with former President...

/ August 24, 2017
TPS Immigrants Eligible for Permanent Residency, Despite Illegal Entry

TPS Immigrants Eligible for Permanent Residency, Despite Illegal Entry

The number of green cards available for Temporary Protected Status immigrants has been significantly expanded in certain states. Due to recent court rulings, immigrants with...

/ August 23, 2017
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Customer Story: Duan C

Duan’s children served as her motivation to fill out her citizenship application. Listen to her story. Our customers consistently say that FileRight gives them...

/ August 22, 2017
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What Happens If DACA Ends?

President Donald Trump has said that DACA recipients can “Rest easy” but the program is being threatened by a group of states who have told...

/ August 21, 2017
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Even the Beatles had Immigration Trouble

As part of its A-Files of interest, the USCIS has released immigration documents pertaining to visits to the United States made by Beatles legend George...

/ August 18, 2017

Customer Story: Chand P

Chand was sponsored to come to the United States by his two American children. As he got older he realized he wanted to spend more...

/ August 18, 2017

Cortez Masto Promises to Continue Fight for DACA and Immigration Reform

LAS VEGAS, NV – Democratic Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto was the keynote speaker for a celebration in Las Vegas celebrating the fifth anniversary of...

/ August 17, 2017
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Program to Help Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Partially Terminated

NEW YORK – The Department of Homeland Security ends a program that gave minors fleeing violence in Central America an opportunity to come to the...

/ August 17, 2017
The USCIS allows for changes to your naturalization certificate even after your citizenship ceremony.

Customer Story: Maria P

Like so many other immigrants, Maria was intimidated by the stacks of paperwork. She found confidence with Listen to her story. Maria used...

/ August 17, 2017
How To Apply for Citizenship

How To Apply for Citizenship

Citizenship is the ultimate immigration status. Citizens can travel with U.S. passports, sponsor relatives for green cards, access U.S. federal benefits and jobs, and much...

/ August 16, 2017
The Trump administration is challenging a ruling that forced them to reinstate the DACA program temporarily.

Breaking Down the Trump-Backed Points-Based Immigration System

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump introduced the RAISE Act in early August 2017 flanked by the congressional authors of the bill. The president said the...

/ August 15, 2017
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Customer Story: Jose

Jose was concerned about making a mistake on his green card renewal application. Consistently our customers tell us that FileRight made the process easier...

/ August 10, 2017
Trump’s RAISE Act Moves Immigration to Merit-Based System

Trump’s RAISE Act Moves Immigration to Merit-Based System

The Trump-supported RAISE Act would cut legal immigration to the United States by half. The legislation moves immigration to a merit-based system of entry while...

/ August 9, 2017
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Undocumented TPS Recipients Could be Eligible for Green Cards

A decision by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals paves the way for immigrants with Temporary Protected Status to adjust their status if they meet...

/ August 9, 2017

Could you pass the U.S. Citizenship Test? – Try it now

Thinking about applying for citizenship? Here’s what you need to know about the U.S. Citizenship Test There are plenty of immigrants in the U.S. who are...

/ August 8, 2017
What Is a U.S. Permanent Resident Card

What Is a U.S. Permanent Resident Card

A U.S. permanent resident card, or green card, is an identity document that shows proof of permanent U.S. immigration status. Permanent residence allows you to...

/ August 2, 2017

Report: Trump Mandate for More Border Officers Proves Challenging

On January 25, 2017 President Donald Trump directors the Department of Homeland Security to hire 15,000 new law enforcement officers. The Office of the Inspector...

/ August 2, 2017
What is the current wait time for DACA renewals?

What is the current wait time for DACA renewals?

Renewing your DACA status? The USCIS’ current goal is to process DACA renewal requests within 120 days. Review this DACA renewal guide to make sure...

/ July 31, 2017
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The Difference Between DACA and the DREAM Act

The term “DREAMers” is consistently in the news. It refers to the young men and women who were brought to the United States illegally by...

/ July 28, 2017
Form N-400 Instructions

Form N-400 Instructions

Form N-400 is the application for U.S. citizenship through naturalization. A long and complex application, the form is 20 pages and has 18 sections. Here’s...

/ July 28, 2017
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42 Senators Ask Trump to Support DACA

A group of 42 United States Senators have sent President Donald Trump a letter asking him to protect the DACA program. DACA is short for...

/ July 28, 2017
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New Fingerprint Requirements for Citizenship Applicants

WASHINGTON – Since March of 1998, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services has waived the requirement of fingerprints for naturalization applicants older than 75...

/ July 26, 2017
Green Card FAQ: How To Become a Permanent Resident

Green Card FAQ: How To Become a Permanent Resident

Thinking about getting a U.S. green card? Here are the 3 top green cards questions answered. 1. Green Card Eligibility: Who can get a green...

/ July 24, 2017
I-90 Application Checklist Helps You Renew or Replace Your Green Card

I-90 Application Checklist to Renew or Replace Your Green Card

The application to renew or replace your green card may appear simple, but there’s a lot at stake. It can take months to get your...

/ July 20, 2017
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New Bipartisan DREAM Act Introduced

WASHINGTON – A Republican and a Democratic senator just introduced a bill that would grant legal status to hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants...

/ July 20, 2017

Immigrants More Likely to Work Weekends, Odd Hours

NEW YORK, New York – Foreign-born workers are 25.2 percent more likely to work weekends than U.S.-born workers. That’s according to a new study by...

/ July 20, 2017 - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

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This is one of those important questions we love to answer. Rest assured is legit and has been guiding people through complicated immigration paperwork...

/ July 18, 2017
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DHS Adding More Visas for Temporary Workers

Non-agricultural U.S. businesses in desperate need of temporary workers will be able to hire up to 15,000 more workers under the H-2B program. The businesses...

/ July 17, 2017
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Hawaii Judge Rules Grandparents Cannot be Banned by Trump

President Donald Trump’s recently implemented travel ban has now been narrowed by a federal judge in Hawaii who ordered that grandparents of U.S. citizens cannot...

/ July 17, 2017 - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

FileRight Immigration

When it comes to immigration paperwork, one mistake, one missed signature, one omission can lead to costly consequences or even worse. was created and...

/ July 17, 2017
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Trump: Full Border Wall is Unnecessary

President Donald Trump told reporters he’s scaling back his original plans to build a 2000 mile border wall along the United State’s boundary with Mexico....

/ July 14, 2017
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Help Relative Immigrate

If you are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder) you may be able to help your relatives immigrate to the United States....

/ July 14, 2017 - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier Sign in

Signing in to is easy. The first step is to create an account. That requires that you select an application you’d like to fill...

/ July 13, 2017
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Homeland Security Chief: DACA in Trouble

WASHINGTON – During a meeting with Democrats from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly said the DACA program is in serious...

/ July 13, 2017
What are the requirements for citizenship?

What are the requirements for citizenship?

There are 9 basic requirements to become a U.S. citizen through naturalization. Read more to see if you qualify! #1: Be At Least 18 Years...

/ July 12, 2017 Reviews’s Reviews’s customers will tell you one thing, they felt more confident about their immigration application after using our technology. is an online software company...

/ July 12, 2017 - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier’s Eligibility Quiz

The eligibility quiz is where all of our customers start their individual process. The point of the quiz is to first determine if you...

/ July 10, 2017
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What You Need to Know About the Reinstated Travel Ban WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court of the United States recently decided President Donald Trump’s travel ban will be reinstated, in part. The ban was...

/ July 7, 2017 - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

FileRight’s Cost offers a variety of immigration solutions for people looking to apply for benefits from the United Citizenship and Immigration Services. Whether you want to...

/ July 7, 2017
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Is FileRight Safe?

We see this question come up a lot on social media. You’re right to ask questions about what you see online but we’re here to...

/ July 5, 2017 - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

What is FileRight?

Immigration paperwork is complicated. FileRight makes it quick and easy. We created FileRight because government forms are confusing and the risk of rejection for making small...

/ July 2, 2017
What Do I Need To Renew My Permanent Resident Card

What Do I Need To Renew My Permanent Resident Card

To renew your green card, you need 2 things: the USCIS I-90 application and supporting evidence. Step 1: Preparing the USCIS I-90 Green Card Renewal...

/ June 28, 2017
Difference Between Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa

Difference Between Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa

There are two types of visas: immigrant and nonimmigrant. An immigrant visa is a permanent visa. It is issued to people who are granted U.S....

/ June 26, 2017
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USCIS Restarts Premium H-1B Processing for Doctors

WASHINGTON – Doctors trying to work in the United States in underserved areas will once again be able to apply for premium processing of their H-1B...

/ June 26, 2017
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An Expired Green Card Can Impact your Home Purchases

Most banks will refuse to let you borrow without a valid green card. There is a solution! Your green card is your proof of residency...

/ June 21, 2017

Future of DACA: Senator Talks Repeal and Replace

WASHINGTON – Shortly after the five year anniversary of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA, President Donald Trump’s administration announced the end of the...

/ June 20, 2017

Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen Delivers Passionate Speech on Immigration

LAS VEGAS – Nevada Congressman Ruben Kihuen of Nevada touched on his family heritage during a passionate speech about immigration and the need for reform....

/ June 16, 2017
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LAS VEGAS – Hundreds of people showed up to celebrate Immigrant Heritage Month in Las Vegas as part of the state of Nevada’s first of...

/ June 13, 2017
What’s the Difference Between a U.S. National and a U.S. Citizen?

What’s the Difference Between a U.S. National and a U.S. Citizen?

U.S. citizens are also considered to be U.S. nationals. U.S. law defines a national as “a person owing permanent allegiance to a state.” Since U.S....

/ June 13, 2017
MVI_0458.MP4.00_00_05_29.Still001 Stands With Immigrants at Nevada’s Immigrant Heritage Month Celebration

LAS VEGAS – Hundreds gathered Saturday, June 10, 2017, at the Asian Culture Center for Nevada’s Immigrant Heritage Month Dedication Ceremony + Cultural Showcase to celebrate...

/ June 12, 2017

What Is the Good Moral Character Naturalization Requirement?

The good moral character requirement is a way for the U.S. government to determine whether a foreign national would be a good and honest U.S....

/ June 12, 2017
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3 Problems with Expired Green Cards

You don’t need a valid green card until you do. Then, you really do. Permanent residents are required by law to carry a valid green...

/ June 9, 2017
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/ June 8, 2017
How to Apply for an Employment Authorization Card

How to Apply for an Employment Authorization Card

Foreign nationals who are temporarily living in the U.S. can ask for an Employment Authorization Document (EAD or work permit) by filing Form I-765, Application...

/ June 8, 2017

Visa Applicants Now Being Asked for Social Media Profiles

The Trump administration has implemented new rules for those wishing to apply for visas in the United States. The changes come as President Donald Trump...

/ June 7, 2017
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As a way to show support for the I Stand With Immigrants Campaign, we encouraged our team members to take part in the #IStandWithImmigrants and...

/ June 6, 2017