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Petici

Mon, Aug 10 3:39 PM by Romona Paden

Si eres elegible para realizar la petición voluntaria de residencia permanente bajo el Acta contra la Violencia hacia las Mujeres, debes conocer este procedimiento. El Acta contra la Violencia hacia las Mujeres o VAWA permite que las esposas e hijos de ciudadanos estadounidenses o residentes permanentes soliciten la residencia permanente cuando son víctimas de violencia. Read more….

Trabajar fuera de Estados Unidos con la tarjeta verde

Fri, Aug 7 5:39 PM by Romona Paden

Quienes tienen la tarjeta verde y planean trabajar fuera de los Estados Unidos deben conocer las reglas para evitar perder la residencia permanente o para dejar de ser elegible para obtener la ciudadanía estadounidense. Los residentes permanentes pueden perder su estatus incluso si visitan constantemente los Estados Unidos. Una vez que un inmigrante ha recibido Read more….

How to get a green card through marriage

Mon, Aug 3 11:37 AM by Romona Paden

If you are marrying a U.S. citizen, you will be eligible to apply for a green card after the marriage is official. What you must do to obtain a green card will depend on where you currently reside. Let's have a look at what this process entails. If you're in the U.S. If you already live Read more….


Trump on immigration exposes GOP gap

Fri, Aug 28 10:55 AM by Romona Paden

Donald Trump's hardline stance on immigration, which would include deporting 11 million undocumented immigrants and ending birthright citizenship if he were to become president, has shown America that the Republican strategy on immigration reform has some serious issues. According to The Associated Press, GOP leadership had hoped more moderate views on immigration would be part of Read more….

Pew Research Center polls Americans on undocumented immigration

Tue, Aug 25 10:03 AM by Romona Paden

The Pew Research Center investigated the attitudes of Americans regarding undocumented immigration. This move came particularly as the existence and fate of the more than 11 million undocumented immigrants in U.S. is again a major political focus in the run-up to the 2016 presidential race. The survey, conducted in May, found 72 percent of Americans believe Read more….

Trump’s immigration plan may bring further policy from other candidates

Wed, Aug 19 1:51 PM by Romona Paden

Donald Trump recently released his plan for immigration reform in a move that The New Yorker believes could prompt other candidates to do the same. Policy discussions in terms of specifics are rarely the domain of presidential primaries, but Trump's move may have changed that. Other Republican candidates are now being asked to address Trump's Read more….


Trabajar fuera de Estados Unidos con la tarjeta verde

Fri, Aug 7 5:39 PM by Romona Paden

Quienes tienen la tarjeta verde y planean trabajar fuera de los Estados Unidos deben conocer las reglas para evitar perder la residencia permanente o para dejar de ser elegible para obtener la ciudadanía estadounidense. Los residentes permanentes pueden perder su estatus incluso si visitan constantemente los Estados Unidos. Una vez que un inmigrante ha recibido Read more….

Texas allegedly denies birth certificates to U.S.-born children

Mon, Jul 20 1:44 PM by Romona Paden

Children born in the United States are by law entitled to U.S. citizenship, regardless of whether their parents are citizens. However, Texas is allegedly erecting very high barriers to undocumented immigrants looking to get birth certificates for their children. There is a lawsuit in Texas, filed in the U.S. District Court in Austin, addressing this Read more….

Sat, Jul 11 4:43 PM by Romona Paden

Si has estado esperando el momento perfecto para cambiar tu nombre, tu apellido o ambos, al aplicar para la naturalización estadounidense puede ser tu oportunidad perfecta. Esto implicará algunos ajustes administrativos pero es sencillo de lograr. Puedes cambiar tu nombre sin procedimientos extra ya que basta con llenar el formato N-400 en la parte I, Read more….


Benefits of gaining U.S. citizenship

Tue, Oct 22 1:25 PM by Romona Paden

Permanent residents of the U.S., or those with a green card, have many of the same rights as U.S. citizens. However, if you get your U.S. citizenship, you will gain a few key privileges and responsibilities.  Voting One of the most well-known privileges of being a U.S. citizen is the ability to vote. You will have Read more….

What to do if you lose your passport

Fri, Jun 14 11:11 AM by Romona Paden

If you lose your passport on vacation, don't panic. There are ways to remedy the horrible situation of losing your identification overseas and enjoy the rest of your trip. While it is scary to be without your most important documents, don't waste time wondering what to do. Here is a list of important steps to ensure that your trip goes Read more….

Get a quick passport for summer travel

Wed, May 29 12:17 PM by Romona Paden

The U.S. Department of State is making it easier to get a passport for quick summer travel. The services are being sped up to allow students and families to go abroad. Passports are delivered within a four to six week time period, which can help travelers get to their destinations in a timely manner. However, the Read more….


Visas and your adopted child

Fri, Aug 14 1:37 PM by Romona Paden

If you are adopting or intend to adopt a child from overseas, there are many preparations you have to make. From getting everything ready for your new arrival at home to coordinating travel schedules, time off work and agency fees, you have a lot on your plate. Another necessary step will be to acquire a Read more….

Reingresar a Estados Unidos cuando estuve m

Fri, Aug 7 6:35 PM by Romona Paden

Si en algún momento estuviste más tiempo del debido en los Estados Unidos con la visa de estudiante, tendrás algunos problemas para reingresar al país. Incluso si deseas regresar por vacaciones o por muy poco tiempo, debes considerar ciertos aspectos importantes. Sigue leyendo y descubre los retos que tendrás. Lo primero que necesitarás será aplicar Read more….

What you need to know about student visas

Tue, Jul 21 10:16 AM by Romona Paden

If you're looking to come to the United States to study, congratulations! It is an exciting time in your educational career. To take this step, however, you will require a student visa. These visas give you the right to reside in the U.S. temporarily during your course of study, and the kind of degree or Read more….


Petici

Mon, Aug 10 3:39 PM by Romona Paden

Si eres elegible para realizar la petición voluntaria de residencia permanente bajo el Acta contra la Violencia hacia las Mujeres, debes conocer este procedimiento. El Acta contra la Violencia hacia las Mujeres o VAWA permite que las esposas e hijos de ciudadanos estadounidenses o residentes permanentes soliciten la residencia permanente cuando son víctimas de violencia. Read more….

How to get a green card through marriage

Mon, Aug 3 11:37 AM by Romona Paden

If you are marrying a U.S. citizen, you will be eligible to apply for a green card after the marriage is official. What you must do to obtain a green card will depend on where you currently reside. Let's have a look at what this process entails. If you're in the U.S. If you already live Read more….

Recommendations to update immigration process revealed

Thu, Jul 16 11:35 AM by Romona Paden

As part of his efforts toward immigration reform, President Barack Obama called for federal agencies to begin to make the process of applying for a visa more modern and digitized. Currently, applying for a green card, visa or other necessary immigration document involves many steps and a lot of paper. A task force convened on this Read more….


Trump on immigration exposes GOP gap

Fri, Aug 28 10:55 AM by Romona Paden

Donald Trump's hardline stance on immigration, which would include deporting 11 million undocumented immigrants and ending birthright citizenship if he were to become president, has shown America that the Republican strategy on immigration reform has some serious issues. According to The Associated Press, GOP leadership had hoped more moderate views on immigration would be part of Read more….

Pew Research Center polls Americans on undocumented immigration

Tue, Aug 25 10:03 AM by Romona Paden

The Pew Research Center investigated the attitudes of Americans regarding undocumented immigration. This move came particularly as the existence and fate of the more than 11 million undocumented immigrants in U.S. is again a major political focus in the run-up to the 2016 presidential race. The survey, conducted in May, found 72 percent of Americans believe Read more….

Pope Francis expected to address immigration during DC visit

Fri, Aug 21 1:54 PM by Romona Paden

Immigration reform advocates have addressed Congress before, and continue to do so in large numbers. Soon, Congress will be addressed by Pope Francis, and the hope is that his message will spread far beyond Capitol Hill. On September 24, the Pope will speak to Congress. Two days later, he will hold a meeting with immigrant and Read more….

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