Archive for the ‘ K-1 Fiance Visa’ Category

Does My Fiancé Need a Round-Trip Ticket? (K1 Visa)

“My girlfriend lives in Columbia, and she has a fiancee visa. Does she need to buy a ticket one-way or round trip?” We actually receive that question quite often. If they do in fact have the fiancee visa, they’ll only need a one-way ticket because they are coming to migrate to the United States and […]

What is “Extreme Vetting” & How Do I Prepare For It?

New standards are being rolled out that are designed to basically make it harder to immigrate to the US. The process to immigrate has always included a quite extensive vetting process, but these new measures are likely going to make it even harder. This is likely to cause more delays, requests for evidence and denials. […]

K1 Fiancé Visa & Green Card for Only $269/mo.

We wanted to make a formal announcement of our new K1 & Adjustment of Status Combo Payment Plan. Everyone who enters on a K1 visa will eventually need to adjust status from a non-immigrant to an immigrant, a process known as the adjustment of status. This is the process needed to obtain a green card and […]

Engagement Party After K1 is Filed?

“Will it be a problem that our engagement party happened after we filed a K1? ” You are supposed to have an intent to marry when you file. In fact, one of the documents you have to provide is an intent to marry – from each of you. So, technically, you’re supposed to have established […]

How Do I Get My Indian Fiancé to the US?

“What’s the process for getting my Indian fiancee to the United States?” If you intend to bring your Indian fiance to the US to marry her, that would be the K1 fiance visa. To qualify, the petitioner must be a U.S. citizen, and you both must be legally free to marry – That means previous […]

Are Dating Sites the Same Thing as Marriage Brokers?

“What would you consider an international marriage broker? I met my fiancee through a dating website.” It seems like nowadays they’re presuming every dating site is a marriage broker, unless you give them the terms of service or proof that they’re not. Especially websites that are specifically trying to connect Americans with foreigners, and especially […]

A Few Tips for the Fiancé Visa Interview

Hasaan asks: “My interview date is April 26 for a K1. Any tips? I’m a paid user.” They’re trying to determine if they think this is legitimate. So you want to be as forthcoming as possible. One major thing they’re looking for would be any signs of deceit or manipulation, so you want to try […]

Anything I Should Do During My Trip to Visit My Fiancé?

Joshua Strange asks: “I’m going to the Philippines next Friday. Is there anything special I need to do for the K-1 visa?” Whether or not you’re going for the first time, you want to keep evidence of your meeting. For the K1, one of the things you have to prove is that you’ve physically met […]

Fiancé from Tanzania – Common K1 Visa Questions

Molly asks, “I’m bringing my fiance from Tanzania, do you have any updated information or advice?” Tanzania is not on the banned list, so it shouldn’t be a problem. It’s just straight forward. The procedures for an i-129F fiance visa filing don’t change country to country, with the exception of something like the current ban […]

I Have Family in the US – Does it Hurt/Help my K1 Visa?

Lindy asks: “About to embark on K-1 application. I am from South Africa. My son is already in the US. Will that help my K-1 application? He is not the only family I have.” It doesn’t help or hurt. They’re really interested in the relationship between you and your fiancee. That’s key. Having family, when […]