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Craigslist Confessional: “I feel like I never had a childhood; I had so many people depending on me.”

This story is part of a series called Craigslist Confessional. Writer Helena Bala has been meeting people via Craigslist and documenting their stories for nearly two years. 1,015 more words

Legal Services of USAFIS

Every year around 3,000 USAFIS customers win the US Diversity Visa (DV) Lottery. As we as a whole know, winning the DV Lottery is a key stride in the US migration methodology. 73 more words


Taking the English Test

When you apply for naturalization you must pass an English and Civics Test. But for certain people there are exemptions.

The first one is called the 50/20 exemption. 151 more words


On Dating Abroad: The Fetish and Green Card Conundrum

This past weekend, I attended a going away party for one of my friends. It was a lovely event, featuring a large spread of Chinese food accompanied by a good amount of beer. 913 more words


Etsy? Ebay? Am I violating my Immigration Status by using these sites?

We get this, and similar questions, from our clients frequently.  This is a very complex issue and every situation is different.  However, there are some key considerations you should think about.   449 more words


Moving Back to 'Merica

It’s true! We’re in the process of moving back to the U.S.

I’m probably more shocked than you are.

I’ve been overseas for almost eight years and the thought of moving back seems rather surreal, but Albin had his residency interview at the U.S. 662 more words

Bicultural Living

Why was my Green Card Renewal Application Denied?

On many occasions a Green Card Renewal application may have been denied due to various reasons. For instance, if you commit even the smallest error while filling out the form, your application is likely to be denied.   150 more words

Green Card Renewal Or Replacement