US Citizenship Immigration News and Updates

The latest US immigration news an updates on being or becoming a US citizen in America including eligibility, requirements, process, and lifestyle. Becoming a citizen of America usually falls after visiting the US, becoming a Permanent Resident and then applying for citizenship.

US Citizenship Rates Increase Under Trump

July 18, 2017 / /

US Citizenship Rates US citizenship rates have escalated in the face of Trump’s strict immigration policies. With plans to crack down on illegal immigration and reduce legal immigration to the United States, the Trump Administration has instilled fear among thousands of people who already live in the US.  With this fear in the background, many […]

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Supreme Court Makes It Difficult to Revoke US Citizenship

June 30, 2017 / /

Maslenjak v. United States Out of 7,000 – 8,000 petitions a year, the Supreme Court only hears about 80 cases. This year, an immigration case made its way to the highest court in the United States. Maslenjak v. United States concerns Divna Maslenjak (a Serbian woman) on one end and the US government on the other. On Thursday, June […]

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Common US Citizenship Application Mistakes

Don’t Make These Common US Citizenship Application Mistakes

April 17, 2015 / /

Are you worried that your US citizenship application won’t be accepted? It can be daunting, especially because any errors you make could end up affecting your chances of becoming an official US citizen. We’ve put together five of the biggest mistakes you can make on your US citizenship application, so you know exactly what to […]

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6 US Citizenship Myths, Busted

April 7, 2015 / /

  Are you interested in applying for US citizenship but find it difficult to separate some of the myths and misconceptions floating around the internet from fact? There can be a lot of confusing information online (or word of mouth) about the process of applying for US citizenship, which is why we’re going to bust […]

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Immigration to Canada for US Citizens

April 5, 2014 / /

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hello, my name is Michael Niren, I’m an immigration lawyer and founder of VisaPlace.com. This is a reach out to our American friends, many of whom are interested in immigrating to Canada. The Canadian economy has done very well and withstood the downturn since 2008, and we are […]

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Moving from Canada to the US 2018

March 17, 2014 / /

Moving can be very stressful for anyone. Moving to a different country can be even more stressful. There are laws that must be followed when moving to a different country. Of course, there are plenty of forms to fill out, no matter what country you are moving to. If you’re moving from Canada to the […]

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Immigrating to the United States when you marry a US citizen

May 18, 2013 / /

When someone marries a United States citizen or a United States green card holder (permanent resident) they are eligible to be sponsored by that citizen or permanent resident for a green card of their own.  There are multiple ways of doing this, but no matter which way you do so you need to be aware […]

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Immigrating to the US when you marry a US citizen

May 16, 2013 / /

Did you know that when a United States citizen or United States permanent resident marries a foreign national, the United States citizen or permanent resident can sponsor that foreign national for a green card?  This method of immigration is called spousal sponsorship, as the United States citizen or permanent resident sponsors the foreign national to […]

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Immigrants Who Became Famous In The United States

October 15, 2012 / /

Many people have moved to the United States in order to live in freedom, pursue their dreams, and take advantage of everything America has to offer. Here is a list of some of those immigrants and how they managed to achieve their American dreams, while making an impression on the world at large. Cary Grant […]

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Tips for Taking the US Naturalization Test

September 22, 2012 / /

Passing the naturalization test is a must if you want to become a US citizen. This is probably the most important step in the naturalization process, and there is no way you can take the Oath of Allegiance without it. Nonetheless, if you do not know much about this test, here are the most important […]

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