DACA Articles

  • work authorization

    DACA’s I-765WS Worksheet for Employment

    Published on March 28, 2022

    The I-765 Worksheet is for those applying for employment authorization, otherwise known as a work permit, and falls under either Deferred Action or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). USCIS uses the Worksheet to determine whether they can grant work authorization due to economic needs. This post will break down each section and explore some…

  • Can DACA Recipients Get Married

    Marriage Green Cards – Can DACA Recipients Get Married?

    Published on July 26, 2021

    For DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) recipients, navigating the immigration system and building a life in the United States can often be challenging since there currently is no established path to citizenship or even applying for a green card on the basis of DACA alone. While it is still up in the air whether…

  • opening a bank account as a green card holder

    Can a Non-Citizen Open a Bank Account in the U.S.?

    Published on January 18, 2021

    If you are living and working in the U.S. as an immigrant, you’ve probably wondered if you’re able to open a bank account to keep your money safe. The short answer is yes; you can open a bank account as a green card holder. Opening A Bank Account As A Green Card Holder While the…

  • DACA Benefits

    Every DACA Benefit, Requirement, and the Renewal Process

    Published on October 19, 2017

    The issue of immigrants coming to the U.S. illegally (meaning without passing through an immigration process) has baffled the federal government for over a century. The question seemed to be whether undocumented immigrants should be expelled or extended an olive branch. In 2012, the Obama administration did the latter through an action known as DACA.