Category: Resources

Immigration officer will now have full discretion to deny immigration applications.

USCIS may start deporting more legal immigrants

A pair of new policy updates within the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services is gearing up to make it easier for the feds to...

/ September 10, 2018
When tragedy strikes it can impact you as an immigrant.

Customer Stories: Gloria

Gloria and her husband went through a terrible house fire where her husband lost his green card. They trusted FileRight to replace their green card....

/ August 23, 2018
You will need to prepare a number of documents to send in with your citizenship application.

How to prepare for the U.S. citizenship application

If you’re thinking about completing Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, there’s a lot you must consider. Cost is a big component of that. As of...

/ August 15, 2018
The employment authorization document is the paperwork needed to work legally in the United States.

Employment Authorization Card: Quick Facts

The ability to work legally in the United States is a great benefit to immigrants legally in the country. To do that, certain immigrants who...

/ July 17, 2018
Here's what you need to know about the U.S. citizenship application.

Citizenship Application: What you need to know

The U.S. citizenship application is the longest and most complicated form the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services uses. Form N-400 Application for Naturalization is...

/ June 18, 2018
Benefits of U.S. citizenship.

U.S. Citizenship Benefits

The U.S. citizenship benefits that come with naturalization are far greater than the benefits offered to green card holders. The U.S. Constitution gives many rights...

/ June 18, 2018
Here's what you need to know regarding the U.S. citizenship test.

The U.S. Citizenship Test

The U.S. Citizenship test is one of the final steps in the process to become a Naturalized U.S. Citizen. The test happens during the citizenship...

/ June 18, 2018
The journey to obtain a green card can be lengthy but well worth it.

3 Ways to Get a Green Card

A green card is a key to becoming a United States citizen. The formal term for a green card is legal permanent residency. Having a...

/ June 5, 2018
Petitioning a relative for a green card doesn't have to be difficult.

Petitioning a Relative for a Green Card

Customer Story: Anna S. Anna needed to care for her sick mother in the United States. She wanted to fill out Form I-130 Petition for...

/ May 25, 2018
The U.S. citizenship process starts with obtaining a green card.

The U.S. Citizenship Process

For many, the dream of U.S. citizenship is just that, a dream. For those who meet all the requirements, that dream can become a reality....

/ May 10, 2018
Unite your family is a campaign started by FileRight to inform the immigrant community about potential changes to immigration law.

Una Su Familia (Unite Your Family) intends to reunite families hoping to live together legally in the United States

UnaSuFamilia.com is a grassroots FileRight initiative focused on bringing awareness to major changes to our immigration system being considered by the Trump administration. The administration...

/ May 2, 2018
Una Su Familia es una campaña iniciada por FileRight para mantener la communidad migrante informada de cambios potenciales en las leyes de inmigración.

Una Su Familia, iniciativa para reunir a las familias para que vivan juntas en los Estados Unidos

UnaSuFamilia.com es una iniciativa de FileRight enfocada en comunicar cambios importantes en nuestro sistema de inmigración que está considerando la administración Trump. La administración ha...

/ May 2, 2018
The USCIS completes the majority of immigration cases within the United States. FileRight simplifies the process.

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services ( USCIS) is a critical arm of the United States Department of Homeland Security. The USCIS handles the...

/ May 2, 2018
Changing your address with the USCIS can be done online.

How to notify U.S. immigration about a change of address

Letting the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services know of an address change isn’t just important to make sure you receive up-to-date information on your...

/ March 23, 2018
The USCIS website will display processing times for most immigration applications.

How to check your USCIS processing time

Once you file your immigration application, waiting for a decision on your application can feel like an eternity. For a long time, the USCIS had...

/ March 22, 2018
How to Check Status of your immigration application

How to check the status of your immigration application

Once you’ve sent your immigration application to the USCIS the waiting game gets underway. The time it takes for the USCIS to make a decision...

/ March 22, 2018
Breakdown: Adjustment of Status

Breakdown: Adjustment of Status

Adjustment of status is the process of becoming a U.S. permanent resident, green card holder. From filling out the application to securing the proper documents—adjustment...

/ January 31, 2018
The USCIS requires you translate to English documents in a foreign language.

Translating a document for the USCIS: What you need to know

When filing immigration paperwork, supporting evidence like a birth certificate may be in a foreign language. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services requires you...

/ January 30, 2018
Five Answers to Common Questions on Changing Your Address

Five Answers to Common Questions on Changing Your Address

It’s important to keep the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services updated of your most current address, especially if you have a pending immigration application. You...

/ January 29, 2018
Steps to Citizenship

Steps to Citizenship

What does it take to become a U.S. citizen? This article outlines the citizenship process in three simple steps. Step 1: Check Your Eligibility The...

/ November 20, 2017
Immigration Software: What is it and how can it help you?

Immigration Software: What is it and how can it help you?

The current immigration system in the United States has remained unchanged for decades. The Immigration Reform Act of 1986 was the last significant reform. To...

/ November 20, 2017
What Is Form G-325A?

What Is Form G-325A?

Form G-325A is a USCIS form that collects biographical information of the applicant. It is a supplemental form that is only required in special cases....

/ November 9, 2017
What You Need To Know About Selective Service

What You Need To Know About Selective Service

If you’re a male living in the U.S. between the ages of 18 and 25, you’re required to register for the Selective Service, commonly called...

/ November 6, 2017
What to Expect After Filing Form I-130 Petition

What to Expect After Filing Form I-130 Petition

It’s tricky enough figuring out which immigration application to use and answering complicated questions to complete it. But what happens next? What should you expect...

/ October 25, 2017
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Where Do I Find My Alien Registration Number

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) assigns an Alien Registration Number to every immigrant. This important number is required on immigration paperwork and...

/ September 22, 2017
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Customer Story: William

William fled his native Vietnam to escape persecution after the Vietnam War. He tells a harrowing tale  of surviving on a small boat an eventually...

/ September 20, 2017
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FileRight.com Partners with UNLV Immigration Clinic to Offer Free Help With DACA Renewal Forms

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (Sep. 13, 2017) — Online immigration software company FileRight.com is partnering with the University of Nevada Las Vegas Immigration Clinic to stand...

/ September 13, 2017
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What Are My Options After My DACA Status Expires?

On September 5, 2017, the Department of Homeland Security issued a Memorandum rescinding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Per the terms set forth in...

/ September 8, 2017
The USCIS does offer some benefits to those who are affected by disasters.

Immigration Resources During a Disaster

When mother nature strikes or when wildfires break out it’s important to be ready to act especially if your immigration status depends on it. Wildfires...

/ September 7, 2017
Department of homeland security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told the associated press the white house would consider a path to citizenship for DREAMers.

Attorney General Announces End of DACA

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. The program was created by former President Barack...

/ September 5, 2017
Questions on the Citizenship Test

Questions on the Citizenship Test

In order to become a U.S. citizen, you must take the U.S. citizenship test. The test is 2-part: English and U.S. civics. The test is...

/ August 30, 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
FileRight.com - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

Is FileRight.com Legit?

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

/ July 18, 2017
FileRight.com - 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. FileRight.com was created and...

/ July 17, 2017
FileRight.com - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

FileRight.com Sign in

Signing in to FileRight.com 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
FileRight.com Reviews

FileRight.com’s Reviews

FileRight.com’s customers will tell you one thing, they felt more confident about their immigration application after using our technology. FileRight.com is an online software company...

/ July 12, 2017
FileRight.com - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

FileRight.com’s Eligibility Quiz

The FileRight.com 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
FileRight.com - Immigration Paperwork just Got Easier

FileRight’s Cost

FileRight.com 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
FileRight.com - 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
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Green Card Renewals are Draining your Bank Account

Fee increases for immigration services are very common. In late 2016 USCIS raised the fees for several applications. USCIS is funded nearly entirely through these...

/ May 23, 2017
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Video: Citizenship Requirements for 5-Year Green Card Holders

Think you might be eligible for citizenship? Take a look at this short video. If you’re ready to take the next step, take our free...

/ May 19, 2017
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A Brief History of the Green Card

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...

/ May 10, 2017
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USCIS Issuing Redesigned Green Cards and Employment Authorization Documents

WASHINGTON – On May 1, 2017, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services began issuing newly designed green cards and employment authorization documents (EAD). USCIS...

/ May 1, 2017
Time to Obtain Citizenship

Requirements for Citizenship for Five-Year Green Card Holders

If you’ve been a legal permanent resident for five years or longer you may be considering becoming a U.S. citizen through the naturalization process. Here’s...

/ April 28, 2017
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Expired Green Card? Here Are Your Next Steps

So you’ve just realized your green card is about to expire or has already expired, what do you do? Here’s a quick guide for your...

/ April 21, 2017

Can I Apply for Citizenship with an Expired Green Card?

All permanent residents of the United States are recipients of a green card. These immigrants have the option of continuing to renew their card or...

/ April 12, 2017
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Could you pass the U.S. Citizenship Test? – Take the Quiz Now

U.S. Citizenship Test There are plenty of immigrants in the U.S. who are ready to take the next step toward citizenship. If you’re a green card holder,...

/ January 10, 2017
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How does FileRight work?

Filing for a change in immigration status can present many difficulties. Even if you are eligible for obtaining your green card or becoming a U.S....

/ February 22, 2016
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Need help navigating the US immigration process?

It can be difficult and frustrating to apply for a change in immigration status. With a confusing maze of forms and eligibility requirements, it’s no...

/ February 17, 2016
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Why is FileRight a good idea?

Going through the naturalization process can be scary. And regardless of how long you’ve been in the U.S., getting the correct documentation to stay is...

/ February 15, 2016
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Worry-free Immigration Paperwork? FileRight.com Makes it Possible

There’s no doubt you’ve heard of many of the companies based in Silicon Valley, which is famous for the abundance of tech firms that call it home. Companies like...

/ February 11, 2016
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FileRight is the TurboTax of Immigration Paperwork

When tax season arrives every year, countless U.S. citizens cope with the stresses involved with filing for taxes. Recently, TurboTax has been able to take...

/ February 9, 2016
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Common Immigration Mistake: Getting Scammed

Getting Scammed Hello, my name is Hana Boston and I’m an immigration attorney at FileRight.com. Today I’m going to talk about one common mistake many...

/ October 21, 2015
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Common Immigration Mistake: Not Knowing Your Record

Know Your Record Hello, my name is Hana Boston and I’m an immigration attorney at FileRight.com. Today I’m going to talk about one common mistake...

/ October 21, 2015
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Common Immigration Mistake: Missing the Application Window

Missing the Application Window Hello, my name is Hana Boston and I’m an immigration attorney at FileRight.com. Today I’m going to talk about one common...

/ October 21, 2015
The USCIS requires you translate to English documents in a foreign language.

Common Immigration Mistakes: Sending Untranslated Documents

Sending Untranslated Documents Hello, my name is Hana Boston and I’m an immigration attorney at FileRight.com. Today I’m going to talk about one common mistake...

/ October 21, 2015
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Common Immigration Mistakes: Forgetting Paperwork

Forgetting Paperwork Hello, my name is Hana Boston and I’m an immigration attorney at FileRight.com. Today I’m going to talk about one common mistake many...

/ October 21, 2015