Category Archives: Green Card

Beware! These 3 Things Get People Denied Entry to the US Every Day

Hundreds of thousands of people enter the US through any one of the dozens of ports that dot the country’s lengthy borders. Not everyone who tries to enter is actually allowed in, though. In fact, hundreds of people are turned away at the US border every day. Why? Read on to learn the top three […]

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Your Simple Guide to US Green Card Applications

In the 19th century, the US was known as The Land of Opportunity. Immigrants believed the streets were actually paved with gold after hearing tales of how friends and relatives prospered in the new country. The US still attracts people who want access to greater economic opportunities. An important aspect of today’s immigration process is permanent […]

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This Mistake Costs People Permanent Residence in the United States

  It doesn’t seem fair – you’ve put in time, effort, and probably no small amount of money into applying for and maintaining your legal immigration status in the US. But US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is now saying that you’re not eligible for permanent residency any longer. This isn’t uncommon. Many people make the […]

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When Is The Next Green Card Lottery?

For many, the Green Card Lottery represents the chance for a new life in a new country. The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program, commonly known as the Green Card Lottery, makes available up to 50,000 immigrant visas each year. The lottery randomly selects eligible applicants from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. As the U.S. […]

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Green Card for Canadians approved!

 Niren & Associates provided a wonderful experience for my wife and I as she undertook the process of obtaining her employment authorization to work in the US, US Advance Parole and a United States Green Card. The service we received from Fadi Minawi and his legal assistant Laura Eaton was beyond reproach. There was always […]

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US Sponsorship Greencard Review: Happy clients makes us happy!

I could not recommend Niren and Associates more! I am a Canadian citizen married to a Canadian/American whom was relocated for work but because we were not married at the time of his relocation the company would not sponsor me so I needed to apply for a green card on my own. My application went […]

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EB-5 Investor Applications: Investor visa for the US

An EB-5 is a Green card path for individual investor into a US business an amount of $500,000 to $1,000,000 or more. $500,000 is the minimum investment for a Targeted Employment Area, otherwise, the minimum investment is $1,000,000. The basic premise behind an EB-5 is that the investment funds would be made into a business […]

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United States propose Green Cards for international students in certain programs

A group of United States senators have unveiled a plan to grant United States green cards to foreign students who complete postgraduate degrees in either engineering, math or science at an American University. The bill is expected to be a huge bonus for Indian students, who are obtaining student visas in record numbers in those […]

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Green Card application for Canadian approved in time for Christmas

Hi Laura. Just wanted you to know that everything went smoothly for my Green Card Application.  I didn’t get out of the consulate until about 11:35, however.  There were a LOT of people they were dealing with today. So thank you for copies of everything.  I was able to pass that over to them.  They […]

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US Green Card for Canadians

Canadians have the advantage of having a relatively easy time entering the US. I say “relatively” because of course there are always cases where US Customs and Border Protection deny Canadians entry to the US for many reasons including criminality, lack of ties etc. But generally speaking if you, as a Canadian, wish to visit […]

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