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How to Cross the US/Canada Border During COVID-19 Closure

By Ella BergquistJuly 14, 2020
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Canada and the US shut down their border March 21st only allowing trade, business, and temporary residents with valid visas to enter. The restriction to the border has been extended three times each in 30-day increments. It has been said that the Trump administration is planning to extend the restriction again until late August. The […]

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Options For International Students in the US To Avoid Deportation

By Sierra AlongiJuly 15, 2020
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UPDATE July 14, 2020: The Trump administration has rescinded its policy that would bar international students who only take online courses from staying in the US. International Students in the US should not be worried about being deported for taking online classes due to COVID-19. If you are concerned about your status in the US […]

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Are International Students in the US Affected By New Restrictions?

By Sierra AlongiJuly 14, 2020
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UPDATE July 14, 2020: The Trump administration has rescinded its policy that would bar international students who only take online courses from staying in the US. International Students in the US should not be worried about being deported for taking online classes due to COVID-19. If you are concerned about your status in the US contact […]

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US Immigration Visa Processing Times

By CaseyJuly 10, 2020
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If you are planning on applying for a United States visa to immigrate, it is common to question how long it will take for the US Consulate to process this visa. Note: As of March 2020, United States processing times may take longer than normal due to the affects COVID-19 has had on US immigration […]

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How Will US Immigration Look the Rest of 2020?

By Sierra AlongiJuly 7, 2020

During these unpredictable times and things changing within immigration rapidly, it’s important to be knowledgeable. Knowing how these changes will affect you and/or your family is vital and here at VisaPlace, we try our hardest to keep you updated and informed.  On Tuesday, June 30th, VisaPlace’s very own Danielle and Fadi hosted a Facebook Live […]

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Canadians Not Affected for the US Work Visa Suspension

By Ella BergquistAugust 3, 2020
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Good News! Although Trump has signed an Executive Order to suspend several US Work Visas until December 31, 2020, Canadians are NOT included. If you are a Canadian you will not be affected during this suspension period. Why? Because you do not need a visa to enter the US, instead it is considered a ‘Work […]

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Are US Work Visas Suspended? Options Instead of Work Visas to the US

By Ella BergquistJune 30, 2020
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Back in March, the Trump administration used the COVID-19 epidemic as an excuse to threaten the existence of legal employment and family immigration to the US. Months later an executive order was signed to limit the entry of certain foreign immigrants and nonimmigrants into the US. President Trump signed a Proclamation on June 22, 2020, […]

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Trump’s Plan to End DACA Program

By Sierra AlongiJune 24, 2020
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Since the beginning of Donald Trump’s presidency, he has been open about his lack of support when it comes to immigration. As we’ve seen President Trump make it harder for immigrants time after time, he has recently announced his plan to end the DACA Program, also known as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. On […]

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How to Immigrate to the US as an Accountant

By Sierra AlongiJune 22, 2020
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Immigrating to the United States as a Scientific Technician

By Sierra AlongiJune 22, 2020
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There are numerous specific options available to individuals with occupation experience when it comes to immigrating to the United States. Over time, immigrating to the United States as a Scientific Technician has become very popular and if it is something you’re interested in, it’s important to know the ins and outs of the process. If […]

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The Visas Behind TLC’s Show 90 Day Fiance

By Ella BergquistJuly 28, 2020
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The TLC network has a very popular show called the 90 Day Fiance which is based on the immigration process of the K-1 Visa. The show debuted in January 2014 and has 7 seasons and 79 episodes. The show follows the lives of international couples who have applied or are applying for the K-1 Visa. […]

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How to Immigrate to the US as an Engineer

By CaseyJune 16, 2020
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