Archive for the ‘ Adjustment of Status’ Category

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Can My Boyfriend Adjust Status on an Expired Tourist Visa?

Video Transcript: Okay Julia asks my future husband and I want to get married he’s already in the USA his tourist visa has expired and I have no idea what we need to do I’m a US citizen and he is from Dominican Republic. We get asked this question quite a bit and generally a […]

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How Soon After I Marry a US Citizen Can I Become a Citizen?

Video Transcript: Larissa asked how soon after you marry US citizen can you get citizenship? okay well surprisingly might be surprising to you to know that your marriage date is completely irrelevant has nothing to do with it what does determine when you can get a US citizenship is when you receive your green card […]

How Do I Marry a US Citizen While on a Student Visa and Legally Stay in the US?

Video Transcript: Moving on next question comes from Marlin. And I’m currently in the United States on a student visa and want to marry my boyfriend a US citizen. What visa do I need and how do I get it? We get this question quite a bit and first and foremost just let you know […]

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Why is NOA2 Taking Longer than We Estimated?

Video Transcript: Okay next question comes to us from Instagram. My husband and I have seven months waiting for the migration application you guys said it would take three to five months, Why are we in seven months and have not received migration response? First and foremost let me make something clear with RapidVisa we […]

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Am I Required to Adjust Status Within 90 Days on a Fiancé Visa?

Video Transcript: Do I have to file adjustment of status within 90 days of my arrival in the United States? Short answer is no when you come into the United States on a k1 fiancee visa you must marry within 90 days that is the important time frame to remember, but you can you can […]

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Green Card Scams

This page addresses why green card scams are so prevalent and how to avoid them. Many First World nationals have a tendency to take their citizenship for granted. That is, we sometimes forget just how fortunate we are to be part of the 8% of the world’s population that was born into a developed “First […]

Income Requirements for Fiancé (K1) and Spousal (CR1) Visas

Whether you are looking to sponsor a fiance (K1) or spousal visa (CR1), keep in mind that specific visa income requirements are required by the USCIS. These financial requisites are in place to ensure that the sponsored foreign national does not become a “public charge” – that is, to make sure that they are not […]

7 Common Reasons for Receiving an Adjustment of Status RFE

7 Common Reasons for Receiving an Adjustment of Status RFE

Whenever a request for evidence, or “RFE” is received, it can be a stressful part of the process. At RapidVisa, we see more RFEs at the adjustment of status phase than any other in the immigration process. Most RFEs we receive for AOS petitions are related to the financial ability of the sponsor to support the […]

Bringing a Fiance or Spouse to the USA [Infographic]

Bringing a Fiance or Spouse to the USA [Infographic]

We’ve designed this helpful infographic which is a flow chart depicting the path to citizenship available to fiances and spouses of US citizens and lawful permanent residents. We hope it’s helpful in simplifying the overall big picture of what you can expect.

What if We Don’t Marry Within 90 Days on a Fiancé Visa?

The K1 visa is valid for 90 days from the time the alien enters the U.S. That means, you’re expected to fulfill the visa’s purpose of getting married within this time frame. But, what if you don’t? This is a common question we get that can add a lot of stress to anyone’s situation. There are […]