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Immigrating to the U.S. Without a Job Offer: Your Options Explained

Immigrating to the United States is a dream for many individuals around the world, promising opportunities for personal and professional growth. However, for those immigrating to the United States without a job offer, the path to U.S. residency may seem complex and challenging. Fortunately, there are various avenues available to navigate this journey, each with…

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Do You Qualify For A USCIS Fee Waiver Or Reduction?

United States Citizenship and Immigration allows some applicants to request fee waivers or fee reductions when filing certain forms or applying for certain immigration benefits.  Because USCIS is funded by application and petition fees, if applicants can’t afford to pay the filing fees and can clearly show it, officials will consider approving a fee reduction…

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What To Do If You’re At Risk of Losing Temporary Protected Status

Effective Options for Those at Risk of Losing Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

Government bodies, as well as law enforcement agencies in many states, are considering a different approach to addressing immigration matters. Individuals who may be affected by changing attitudes should always remain informed and seek legal advice from a certified immigration lawyer. Temporary Protected Status (TPS) was developed to protect individuals in the United States whose return…

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What is Political Asylum?

Political asylum is an application filed with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), an agency in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), that allows an applicant to seek protection from persecution in their country of nationality. An applicant must prove the following: That the application has been filed within one year of entry into…

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Does USCIS Monitor Your Social Media?

Does USCIS Monitor Your Social Media?

Social media has become more than a recreational outlet, it’s an online representation of who you are. What you say and post on digital platforms can last indefinitely. Many employers check the social media presence of potential hires to see how they conduct themselves online, since negative behavior could reflect poorly on their company and…

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Do You Have a Health Insurance Requirement as an Immigrant?

Do You Have a Health Insurance Requirement as an Immigrant?

As an immigrant living in the United States, having health insurance is more important than ever. Keeping yourself and your family healthy should be a priority — but is it mandatory? If you’re an immigrant looking for answers about health insurance requirements, this post can provide some much-needed relief! Who Must Get Health Insurance? In…

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How to Avoid Common Immigration Scams

For the majority of immigrants, moving to a new country is a life-changing decision. Most will migrate to seek a better quality of life or improve your employment prospects. Others may be fleeing persecution or conflict in their native country. But whatever your reasons, it’s important to be aware of the risks. There are many…

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How Public Charge Policy Affects Immigration | Ask Garry

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, or USCIS, has recently implemented changes relating to the public charge rule that impact immigration cases (particularly anyone seeking admission) in the United States. This guide explains the new public charge rule, as well as how it may impact your case and whether you can provide documentation to help show…

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Common Immigration Lawyer Fees Explained

Common Immigration Lawyer Fees Explained

Finding an experienced immigration lawyer is essential to achieving peace of mind and understanding your rights while you and your family reside in the United States. Professional, dedicated immigration lawyers work diligently to stay on top of all new immigration legislation that can impact the status of their clients. However, legal protection is not free. As with any…

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Applying for the H-1B Visa - Davis & Associates

Applying for the H-1B Visa

If you’re like many people, you’re interested in the H-1B visa – a nonimmigrant visa that lets people work in specialty occupations or perform services of exceptional merit and ability to the U.S. Department of Defense. This guide explains applying for the H-1B visa, the electronic registration process, and everything else you need to know…

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