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Express Entry Draw – February 21, 2018

February 21, 2018 / /

The latest round of invitations for Express Entry took place on February 21, 2018. In this draw, 3,000 invitations were issued, with the lowest qualifying score being 442. Those invited are now eligible to apply for permanent resident status. Do you want to immigrate to Canada? Fill out our FREE online immigration assessment, and we will […]

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What is the U Nonimmigrant Visa for Victims of Crime?

February 20, 2018 / /

Oftentimes, immigrants in the United States illegally avoid contacting law enforcement officials out of fear they will be deported. This holds true even in cases where the illegal immigrant is the victim of a serious crime, such as domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, etc. The U nonimmigrant visa exists to protect these individuals, allowing […]

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Top 10 CIties for Immigrants to Live in the United States

February 6, 2018 /

Milwaukee, WI One of the most appealing traits of Milwaukee is it’s affordability. The average cost of living here is found well below the national average. Affordability is especially important for immigrants who have just arrived and may not have the same support systems to fall back on as other Americans do. Some cities in […]

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Processing Times Faster for E-1 & E-2 Visas With This Change!

February 2, 2018 /

The U.S. Consulate in Toronto, Canada has recently implemented a new, Streamlined E-visa application process for “first time E visa applicants and applicants renewing their E visas”. What is being changed on the visa processing is the following: the Post will be receiving and reviewing E-visa applications before the applicant schedules an in-person interview. The […]

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Express Entry Draw – January 24, 2018

February 1, 2018 / /

The latest round of invitations for Express Entry took place on January 24, 2018. In this draw, 2,750 invitations were issued, with the lowest qualifying score being 444. Those invited are now eligible to apply for permanent resident status. Do you want to immigrate to Canada? Fill out our FREE online immigration assessment, and we will […]

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Express Entry Draw – January 10, 2018

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The latest round of invitations for Express Entry took place on January 10, 2018. In this draw, 2,750 invitations were issued, with the lowest qualifying score being 446. Those invited are now eligible to apply for permanent resident status. Do you want to immigrate to Canada? Fill out our FREE online immigration assessment, and we will […]

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Canada Immigration 2017: Year In Review

January 4, 2018 /

Over the past year, Canada has seen an increase in immigration that will grow even more in 2018. Express Entry has continued to serve as a pathway to permanent residence, and immigration programs have evolved, many to ease to immigration process. See all the ways in which Canadian immigration has changed and been impacted in […]

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US Immigration 2017: Year in Review

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Visas and Immigration System Over the past year, the Trump administration has called for a reduction in legal immigration to the US, arguing that immigrants “take away American jobs.” To do so, he has put extreme visa vetting initiatives into place, proposed the RAISE Act, and called forth certain visas for reductions. However, with a […]

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Trump’s Proposal Could Impact Spouses of H-1B Holders

December 19, 2017 / /

This past week, the Trump administration proposed the revocation of a rule that allowed the spouses of immigrant workers to work while in the US. This rule was initiated in 2015 under the Obama administration, and it provided that the spouses of H-1B, high skilled, visa holders could work in the US on their H-4 […]

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Reasons to Consider the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program

December 5, 2017 / /

While those interested in immigrating to Canada most commonly choose Montreal, Toronto, or Vancouver as a final destination, they often don’t consider the vast opportunity that exists in other parts of the country. The Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program seeks to draw skilled immigrants to the Atlantic provinces of Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and […]

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