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    The Parent Green Card Guide | Document Checklist, Process, Interview

    Posted on December 05, 2023

    The U.S. may be where you live, but often your home will always be where your parents live. So if you want to make the U.S. feel more like home, this parent green card guide will get you closer to nostalgic meals, loving embraces, unsolicited life advice, comments about your friends, and all the other things that come with parents. It's never been easier to bring your parents to the U.S. with VisaNation's exclusive service. Get started today, and start the immigration process that will reunite your family. (more…)

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    How to Write a Perfect O-1 Visa Recommendation Letter

    Posted on December 02, 2023

    The O-1 visa is an employment-based immigration visa saved for immigrants who showcase special abilities in their individual field. Whether it be science, business, athletics, or art, the United States government reserves the O-1 visa for those who have usually achieved some sort of national or international acclaim in their former home country, and wishes to bring their dignified talents to the U.S. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is very thorough in their processing when it comes to this visa, and every bit of evidence can prove beneficial to those looking to secure this coveted category. Crafting…

  • a fiance embrace after their K-1 visa goes through

    How Much Does a K-1 Visa Cost in 2023? Price Breakdown

    Posted on November 30, 2023

    Embarking on the journey of uniting with your foreign fiancé(e) in the U.S. is an exciting venture, but like any significant life event, it comes with its own set of expenses. The K-1 visa, commonly known as the fiancé visa, is a pathway filled with various costs, some apparent and others hidden beneath layers of bureaucracy.  Navigating the K-1 visa cost can be daunting, especially for those unfamiliar with the intricacies of the immigration system. However, with the right information and preparation, you can better anticipate and manage these costs, ensuring that financial surprises don't hinder your path to reuniting…

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    H1B Alternatives & Options for Sponsorship: Consolidated Guidance

    Posted on November 29, 2023

    Navigating the complex landscape of U.S. immigration can be challenging, especially when faced with the disappointment of not being selected in the H-1B lottery. However, there are alternative visa options that may provide avenues for your professional pursuits in the United States. In this exploration, we'll delve into several potential alternatives, each with its own set of eligibility criteria and considerations. O-1A Visa: Individuals with Extraordinary Ability or Achievement The O-1 visa is suitable for individuals who have extraordinary ability or achievement in fields of science, arts, education, business, athletics, or motion picture and television. The petitioning U.S. employer must…

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    O-1 Visa to Green Card: How to Get Approval

    Posted on November 28, 2023

    Making the leap from a temporary visa to a green card is more than just a legal transition; it's a transformative life event. The freedom to hone a career without a looming deadline, or the joy of being able to bring your family to join you permanently in the United States. While temporary visas provide a foot in the door, they come with their own set of restrictions and the constant pressure of renewal. A green card lifts these limitations, offering you the priceless gift of stability and a future full of possibilities. The O-1 visa serves as a non-immigrant…

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    EB-2 Visa Job Description: What are the Requirements & Approval Rate?

    Posted on November 24, 2023

    The United States government has a vested interest in bringing immigrants with outstanding attributes and skills into the country. Rather than placing highly qualified persons in a lottery system, such as the H-1B Visa, the U.S. awards separate visas for those who will bolster the country's overall workforce. The EB-2 green card is a category within U.S. immigration law that allows individuals with advanced degrees (Masters, Doctorate, etc.) or exceptional skills to become lawful permanent residents. There are many factors at play when the United States Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) are considering this specialized sort of application. Specific credentials…

  • o1 visa without phd man on computer

    O-1 Visa Without a PhD

    Posted on November 22, 2023

    When it comes to immigration pathways to the United States, the O-1 visa stands out as an exceptional option. Often dubbed the "visa for geniuses" or for those with "extraordinary abilities," it is a specialized non-immigrant visa designed to accommodate individuals who have demonstrated remarkable skills in a range of domains—be it the sciences, arts, business, athletics, or education. While displaying academic prowess can have a bolstering effect on your chances for visa approval, advanced degrees are not exactly the end-all, be-all of your application. Let's take a closer look at how you can go about securing an O-1 visa…

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    How to Work For Multiple Employers on an O-1 Visa

    Posted on November 20, 2023

    The opportunity to work for multiple employers is one of the most advantageous perks of the O-1 visa. While many people are aware of this, only a few understand how it really works. This article explains the visa application process and the terms for working in the U.S. under the O-1 employment category. Be Better Prepared For Your Immigration Journey O-1 Visas represent a significant investment of time and money. The immigration lawyers at VisaNation Law Group have extensive experience helping people fulfill their dreams in the U.S. through the O-1 Visa. A 20-minute consultation today can put you on…