Tag: Visa

Statistics released by DHS show many more undocumented immigrants enter the United States legally and overstay their visa.

Many Undocumented Immigrants Never Illegally Cross Border

The Department of Homeland Security recently released statistics highlighting the fact many more undocumented immigrants are entering the country legally than they are crossing the...

/ August 7, 2018
Here's some crucial information regarding Employment Authorization Documents commonly called work permits.

EAD – Employment Authorization Card

An Employment Authorization Document is given to those immigrants who are legally eligible to work in the United States while in the country. Some of...

/ July 30, 2018
The U.S. Department of State wants to ask nearly all immigrants for their social media information.

Feds want to look at social media accounts of visa applicants

It started with those seeking an immigrant visa and now the Trump administration wants social media information for nonimmigrants seeking a visa to the United...

/ April 2, 2018
The Donald Trump White House has released a list of priorities the administration is hoping is included in immigration reform.

What the White House wants on immigration reform

President Donald Trump and his administration outlined today what they are expecting when it comes to immigration reform. From border security, DACA and family migration,...

/ January 26, 2018
The Donald Trump White House has released a list of priorities the administration is hoping is included in immigration reform.

Trump’s Latest Travel Ban is Indefinite: What You Need to Know

WASHINGTON –  President Donald Trump has signed yet another executive order restricting travel to the United States from seven countries around the world. The latest...

/ September 25, 2017
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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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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
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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
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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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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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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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Feds Admit Lack of Technology Contributing to Public Safety Concerns

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The office of Inspector General for the Department of Homeland Security said technology used to track visa holders is “fragmented” and “ineffective”....

/ May 4, 2017
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How to Get a Green Card by Marriage

As a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder) you may be aware that your spouse is eligible for a green card in the...

/ November 26, 2016
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How to Apply for a Student Visa

  Foreign students looking to study at an academic school in the United States can use the F student visa. Applying for an F student...

/ January 28, 2016
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How to Adjust Status from K-1 Visa

So you’ve met the love of your life and traveled to the United States and got married on a K-1 visa. But now what? If...

/ October 27, 2015
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How to Apply for a U.S. Tourist Visa (B-2)

The process for filing for a B-2 tourist visa depends on the consulate where you apply, but it generally follows these steps. Step One in...

/ October 26, 2015
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How To Determine the Difference Between a Visa and a Green Card?

In conversations about immigration, the terms “green card” and “visa” seem to be the same. But are they? Here we’ll look into what a visa...

/ October 21, 2015
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The H-1B: 10 frequently asked questions about the most sought after work visa

1. What is an H-1B visa? The H-1B visa is the most popular non-immigrant employment visa in the U.S. It is a temporary visa that...

/ August 13, 2015