The United States has changed the priorities in issuing visas: who will have to wait longer

The US Department of State has slightly changed the priorities for issuing visas. About who has now received priority, and who will have to wait, is stated on the website of the State Department. “As the Department of State works to reduce the backlog of applications due to travel and operational restrictions caused by the global pandemic ...

From October 1, green cards will be issued only to immigrants vaccinated against COVID-19

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), from October 1, 2021, green card applicants will have to confirm that they have received the full COVID-19 vaccine series in order to be considered eligible for permanent residency. The department added COVID-19 to the list of vaccinations, ...

How to immigrate to the United States through marriage: methods and costs

For couples who are weighing the options for marriage immigration, there are a variety of variables and options. These differences may affect the cost and timing, but all ultimately lead to the right to permanent residence in the United States - obtaining a green card, writes Citizenpath. ...

USCIS has a tool that makes life a lot easier for immigrants: how to use it

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has a tool to help make life much easier for immigrants. The Explore My Options tool allows you to determine which applications a person with a certain immigration status is eligible to apply, and also helps to navigate the cost of the service ...

Biden presented a 21-point immigration program: what's in it

In January, the administration of US President Joe Biden embarked on extensive government efforts to reform the immigration system, including sending a bill to Congress that creates a new system for responsible border management and protection, a pathway to citizenship, and better immigration management. In a statement ...

Not just a lottery: the easiest and fastest ways to get a green card

When people talk about the easiest way to get a green card, they usually mean the fastest or least demanding way to become a legal permanent resident of the United States. In the modern US immigration system, many green card applicants wait for it for ten years or more. ...

How many residents of post-Soviet countries won green cards this year

The US Department of State has published the official Green Card Lottery results for 2021 in the August 2022 Visa Bulletin (published at the end of July). The Consular Center in Kentucky has registered and notified the lottery winners, which numbered approximately 119, now ...

How an immigrant can create a good credit history from scratch: step by step instructions

If you've just moved to the US, your finances will get a fresh start too. But immigrants with no credit history in the United States can find it difficult to rent an apartment, buy a car, or even get a mobile phone plan. Before you commit any ...

Getting a green card: step by step instructions

Having a green card, or permanent residence permit, gives you the opportunity to legally live and work in the United States, and this is a step towards obtaining US citizenship. You can apply for a green card through your family, employer and other special ...

Don't delay: why winners of the green card lottery should hurry up with paperwork

On May 8, the results of the green card lottery for 2022 (DV-2022) became known. The first day after the announcement of the results, the site froze, so many tried to find out if they won the green card within a few days. Immigration lawyer Irina Mazur told the Voice of America publication why it is worth ...

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