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A Student's Path to Permanent Residency

Coming from the changes made to the Comprehensive Ranking System for Canadian Express Entry, it seems that the popular consensus is that the best way to get invited for Permanent Residency is to get a Provincial Nomination from the many different provinces in Canada. 684 more words


Second Chances

Hello everyone! N here. Just wanted to say happy 2017! We’re already two weeks into the new year and V and I are just again beginning to get into the waiting game after a vacation with our families over the holidays. 683 more words


Lauren and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Year...2016

This probably isn’t the first thing you have read about how awful this year has been. People have been updating their status on Facebook with how sucky 2016 has been since this past Spring. 888 more words

Young Professional

Our Canadian Immigration Medical Experience at St. Luke's Global City

Among all the parts of our application, this has to be the one that we were most nervous about. Maybe we’ve seen one to many episodes of Grey’s Anatomy, but we’re just scared of the possibility of the tests uncovering something that shouldn’t be there… which would probably cause some complications with the application. 1,461 more words


Updated Explanation of the Provisional Waiver (I-601a) for the Unlawful Presence Bar

November 7, 2016.

By Ari Sauer, immigration lawyer with the Memphis, Tennessee office of the Siskind Susser immigration law firm.

(This is an update of my January 2, 2013 post on this subject: … 2,537 more words

Permanent Residence

What is the Green Card Lottery?

The Green Card Lottery is a computerized lottery which annually gives 50,000 US visas to applicants from a select pool of countries. This lottery is generally known as Diversity Immigrant Visa program (DV program) and is available for citizens of those countries who have been lately experienced a small rate of immigrants to the US. 521 more words