Fiancé and Marriage Visas

A Couple's Guide to U.S. Immigration

Author: Ilona Bray

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413322964

Category: Law

Page: 432

View: 3178

Known round the world as the “must-have” book for anyone trying to obtain a U.S. green card through marriage. Easy to read, with comprehensive guidance to assessing eligibility, preparing the forms and paperwork, and knowing when to seek a lawyer’s help to reach a successful conclusion.

Fiancé & Marriage Visas

A Couple's Guide to U.S. Immigration

Author: Ilona M. Bray

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN: 1413300359

Category: Law

Page: 250

View: 7603

You're engaged or married to a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and all you want is the right to be together in the U.S. Should be easy, right? It's not. Information can be hard to find, the government bureaucracy isn't helpful, delays are inevitable. Worst of all, there wasn't an easy-to-understand guidebook to the process -- until now. Fiance & Marriage Visas makes obtaining a visa and green card as painless as possible. It helps you decide the fastest and best application strategy for you, whether you are married or unmarried, living in the U.S. or overseas. sFiance & Marriage Visas also gives you helpful advice on protecting and renewing your green-card status. The book provides all the forms and checklists you need as tear-outs and on CD-ROM. The 2nd edition covers the new process of applying for a fiance visa as a married spouse, and takes into account the stricter procedures and security delays imposed since 9/11. Book jacket.

Fiance & Marriage Visas

A Couple's Guide to U.S. Immigration

Author: Ilona Bray

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413315232

Category: Law

Page: 500

View: 2266

Obtain a visa and stay with your spouse in the U.S. You're engaged or married to a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and all you want is the right to be together in the U.S. Should be easy, right? It's not. Information can be hard to find, the government bureaucracy isn't helpful, delays are inevitable. Worst of all, there wasn't an easy-to-use guide through the process -- until now. FiancÈ & Marriage Visas makes obtaining a visa and green card as painless as possible. It helps you decide the fastest and best application strategy for you, whether you are married or unmarried, living in the U.S. or overseas. With this friendly, comprehensive book, you can: understand the immigration process make your way through the bureaucracy prepare for meetings with U.S. officials learn how to prove your marriage is real deal with the two-year testing period Plus, FiancÈ & Marriage Visas gives you helpful advice on protecting and renewing your green-card status. It also provides samples of essential forms, and shows you how to find them online. The 6th edition is completely updated throughout, covering the latest fees, sponsorship requirements and changes to the application process. It directs you to the most current forms online, and provides up-to-date sample forms to guide you.

How to Get a Green Card

Author: Ilona Bray,Loida Nicolas Lewis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1413325378

Category: Law

Page: 432

View: 3655

Provides information on how individuals that lack employer-sponsors can qualify to obtain permanent U.S. residence.

The Complete Marriage Green Card Kit

A Step-By-Step Guide with Templates and Tools to Becoming a Permanent Resident of the United States

Author: Marcus Campana

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780615829944


Page: 148

View: 3061

Get Your Marriage-based Green Card and Live in the U.S. with Your American Spouse. "This book is very detailed and has everything that you need." Timothy W. "The Marriage Green Card Kit is so helpful." Su-Ching L. You want to become a permanent resident of the U.S. but bureaucratic process and paper work feels overwhelming. Your case is simple, so you may not need to spend thousands of dollars on an attorney. What you need is a guide on how to fill out the right documents the right way, how to organize them, and what to expect each step of the way.You will find that and more in a clear and to-the-point presentation including: GUIDEBOOK A complete manual spilling the details of each question and clarifying the purpose of each form in a compact and easy-read-format. You'll find... Step-by-step instructions for completing every form with example entries Time saving tips and common mistakes to avoid How to assemble your application for faster approval Preparing for the interview and Biometrics appointment with sample questions A helpful chart of all required documents and more! CHECKLISTS These checklists demystify the requirements and give you the confidence and peace of mind that you did everything correctly. Complete checklist for your initial application What to bring to the Biometrics appointment What to bring to the interview What to include with your I-751 petition EXAMPLE ENTRIES Your very own cheat sheets that help you navigate the often confusing forms. See EXACTLY what USCIS is asking for and just replace the examples with your information TEMPLATES Time-saving templates that will help you plug-in your information to ensure your success! Translator's Certificate Continuation Sheet Employer Letter Advance Parole Letter Cover Letter

A Handbook for Engaged Couples

Author: Alice Fryling,Robert A. Fryling

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

ISBN: 9780830874262

Category: Religion

Page: 96

View: 8206

You're engaged! And now you are knee-deep in planning the details of the wedding. But are you also getting ready for what comes after the wedding? Alice and Robert Fryling bring over twenty-five years of marriage experience to this workbook designed to guide you through open and honest communication about the things that will really matter in your marriage: money time communication sex family work faith This isn't just a book you read--it's a book you experience together. Its interactive style allows you and your future spouse to explore its biblically-based counsel and challenging questions together or with a pastor. And with three chapters tailored specifically to your first few months together, you can even use A Handbook for Engaged Couples after the wedding. Set aside time now to develop a marriage that starts well and grows to lasting maturity.

Love, Marriage and Green Cards

Immigration to the United States as the Husband Or Wife of an American Citizen

Author: Stephen J. Zawacki

Publisher: Universal-Publishers

ISBN: 9781581127010

Category: Law

Page: 108

View: 4947

If you are thinking about moving to the United States as the spouse of an American citizen, this book is for you. While most immigration books can only be understood by lawyers, this book is different. The author, an immigration lawyer, describes the American immigration process using everyday English and many examples. Chapter One describes what is a marriage in the eyes of the American immigration system. Chapters Two through Five cover specific time frames in the immigration-processing of a marriage-based visa: Courtship and Marriage, Forms Preparation, The Marriage Interview and Denials. Chapter Six discusses fiancé visas - what they are and how they work. Chapter Seven provides some typical "questions and answers" to marriage-related immigration topics.

Student & Tourist Visas

How to Come to the U.S.

Author: Ilona M. Bray,Richard A. Boswell

Publisher: NOLO


Category: Law

Page: 208

View: 4164

All the forms, information and instructions anyone needs to travel or attend school in the United States.

1001 Questions to Ask Before You Get Married

Author: Monica Mendez Leahy

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071636838

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 8415

The relationship expert from the Ladies' Home Journal, the Wall Street Journal, and Lifetime Television shows how to prevent marriage problems before they start There's nothing wrong with starter jobs and starter homes, but starter marriages? Relationship expert Monica Mendez Leahy is on a mission to help readers make their marriage last. Her 1,001 Questions to Ask Before You Get Married offers a reality check for couples on the marriage path, helping them realize how much they have yet to discover about their partner's nature, thought processes, lifestyle, and marital expectations. Engaged couples learn to discuss issues deeper than "chicken or fish" and to broach subjects that are often ignored before the nuptials yet essential for the foundation of an intimate, long-lasting relationship. Posed in a variety of fun formats, including multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, and hypotheticals, these questions include topics such as: "Does your partner feel that you're too attached to your parents?" "Is there such a thing as innocent flirting?" "Is it OK to cheat on your taxes?" And more

The Marriage Challenge

A Finance Guide for Married Couples

Author: Art Rainer

Publisher: B&H Publishing Group

ISBN: 1535912391

Category: Religion

Page: 192

View: 627

God has a plan for your marriage and your money. It starts with a challenge. Will you accept? For many couples, the collision of marriage and money is the beginning of relational havoc. But does it have to be this way? What if the collision of marriage and money no longer tore couples apart but brought them together? What if money was no longer a topic to argue about but a topic around which couples rallied? What if the collision of marriage and money actually helped couples find contentment and purpose? In The Marriage Challenge: A Finance Guide for Married Couples, financial expert and author of The Money Challenge Art Rainer takes you on a journey to a financially healthy marriage. Get started on the right foot, or get back on the right track, by accepting the challenge and realizing God's design for money and marriage.

Money and Marriage

A Complete Guide for Engaged and Newly Married Couples

Author: Matt Bell

Publisher: NavPress Publishing Group

ISBN: 9781615215614

Category: Religion

Page: 219

View: 3332

How does an engaged or newly married couple work as a team when dealing with money?

Becoming a U.S. Citizen

A Guide to the Law, Exam & Interview

Author: Ilona Bray

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323057

Category: Law

Page: 360

View: 9115

Everything you need to become a naturalized U.S. citizen For a green card holder, taking the next step to U.S. citizenship offers a host of benefits. But the application process itself can be long and confusing. With Becoming a U.S. Citizen, you can save months, or even years. Best of all, you’ll know that you are taking each needed step in the most efficient way. Learn how to: make sure you are eligible for citizenship understand the risks and rewards of applying fill out application forms study for the citizenship exam interview successfully deal with any setbacks help family members immigrate enjoy your status as a U.S. citizen Becoming a U.S. Citizen also shows how you may be able to take advantage of special benefits and procedures if you have a disability, are in the military, or are the spouse of a U.S. citizen. This new edition reflects current and proposed laws, as well as new fees and procedures.

Welcome to the United States

A Guide for New Immigrants

Author: U. S. Department U.S. Department of Homeland Security,U. S. Citizenship U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781544160467

Category: Immigrants

Page: 114

View: 2605

This guide contains basic information to help you settle in the United States and find what you and your family need for everyday life. It also summarizes important information about your legal status and about agencies and organizations that provide documents or essential services you may need.

Just Married

The Catholic Guide to Surviving and Thriving in the First Five Years of Marriage

Author: Gregory K. Popcak,Lisa Popcak

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781594712807

Category: Religion

Page: 247

View: 6505

Nationally syndicated radio hosts and international family life speakers Greg and Lisa Popcak combine decades of counseling, the latest findings in marriage research, twenty-three years of marriage, and the wisdom of Catholic teaching to offer newlyweds a master plan for creating a strong bond in the first five years of marriage. Recent research shows that now, more than ever, couples doubt their ability to create a marriage that will withstand the test of time. In their newest book, Catholic therapist Greg Popcak and family life coach Lisa Popcak offer their own story and a master plan for creating and sustaining a Catholic marriage that will last a lifetime. Readers will be heartened to see that despite the odds, every couple has the capacity to live happily ever after. They need only commit to learning the critical skills of the first five years of marriage, including: praying together, conflict resolution, stress management, and holy sex.

U.S. Immigration Made Easy

Author: Ilona Bray

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323685

Category: Law

Page: 688

View: 1165

Many people have misconceptions about the complex tangle that is U.S. immigration law. Even a prospective immigrant with simple questions about who is eligible to come to the U.S. on a permanent or temporary basis will find the rules hard to interpret, and even harder to act upon. U.S. Immigration Made Easy demystifies the system, discussing almost every possible way to legally enter, live in, or stay in the United States. Learn how the immigration system really works and find out whether you qualify for: a work visa a student visa asylum or refugee status a green card through family, employment, or in some other category Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) a U visa, and more. Get tips on dealing with paperwork, government officials, delays and denials. Plus, you'll get step-by-step instructions on filling out and filing application forms, and learn the best way to approach the enormous U.S. government bureaucracy. Thoroughly updated and revised, this edition covers the latest changes in immigration law, including expansion of the new “provisional waiver of unlawful presence” to family members of lawful permanent residents living in the U.S.), the latest average processing times, and much more.

A Guide to Naturalization


Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781387131839

Category: Reference

Page: 58

View: 7740

We are very pleased that you want to become a U.S. citizen. The United States is a nation of immigrants. Throughout our history, immigrants have come here seeking a better way of life and have strengthened our Nation in the process. For more than 200 years, the United States has remained strong because of our citizens and the common civic values we share. Deciding to become a U.S. citizen is one of the most important decisions in a person's life. If you decide to apply for naturalization, you will be showing your permanent commitment to the United States. You will also be showing your loyalty to its Constitution and its people. When you are naturalized, you agree to accept all of the responsibilities of being a citizen. You agree to support the United States, its Constitution, and its laws. In return, you are rewarded with all the rights and privileges that are part of citizenship. We welcome your interest and hope you will read on to learn more about naturalization.

Every Tenant's Legal Guide

Author: Janet Portman,Marcia Stewart

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413325068

Category: Law

Page: 440

View: 2150

The only book of its kind, Every Tenant's Legal Guide find a great home and landlord know your rights when it comes to pets fight improper rent increases and late fees get a landlord to make repairs pronto withhold rent without getting into legal trouble protect your privacy fight illegal discrimination handle roommate problems deal with lead paint, mold, asbestos and bed bugs break a lease with minimum financial liability, and get your security deposit back This 9th edition of Every Tenant's Legal Guide includes the latest state rules and procedures on tenant rights, including how to legally break a lease and fight an eviction.

Make Your Own Living Trust

Author: Denis Clifford

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323405

Category: Law

Page: 360

View: 352

Living trusts simplified! Protect your family and avoid probate with this bestselling guide Death may be inevitable, but probate doesn't have to be. By creating a living trust, your property will bypass lengthy and expensive probate proceedings and go directly to the people you've designated, quickly and easily. Make Your Own Living Trust explains what living trusts are, how they work, why you may want one. You'll learn how to: create an individual or shared living trust transfer assets to your trust, including real estate, stocks and bonds, jewelry, art, or a small business name beneficiaries for all trust property sign your document and make it legal appoint someone to manage property left to minors or young adults provide for trust property management if you become incapacitated retain absolute control over trust property while you live register, amend, or revoke a trust, and make a basic will. Make Your Own Living Trust includes all the forms you need to create your own trust, plus step-by-step instructions for filling them out. Completely updated and revised, this edition includes the latest tax and legal information, including updated information about the federal estate tax. Good in all states except Louisiana.