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Be organised before you fly.

Now that we are in the final stages of the big move I’m finding it more and more important to make sure we have everything wrapped up this side, and all the documents I may need from South Africa to take over to Canada. 405 more words


We've chosen where to go...now what?

So as I explained in my last post my husband Don and I had decided that Canada was the place to go. So began the journey on how to get there. 2,863 more words


Why this all began - The path that lead to choosing Canada.

So many times people have asked me, ‘But why Canada?’. With the general expectation that South Africans either move to the UK or Australia this questions has popped up more than I can recall. 1,057 more words


We are FINALLY Permanent Residents!

On the 3rd of August 2017 we (my amazing husband Donovan and myself) received the final decision on our Canadian Permanent Residency Application. It was a moment of pure joy and over-whelming relief. 1,062 more words


Ready to fulfil your American Dream?

Hi Dreamer,

My name is Elizabeth and I am happy to welcome you to the place where you fulfil your dreams of living and working in the United States of America legally. 570 more words

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The Permanent Resident Chapter

So, here’s a new phase of my life that I’m entering: the Permanent Resident Phase. OK, it’s not a “phase” since it won’t pass (at least for now…It’s complicated, I’ll explain) but a new chapter. 661 more words

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How long does the whole process take ?

You can check the processing time according to your field office on the USCIS website by clicking… 555 more words

Adjustment Of Status