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How Long Does It Take To Get A Tourist Visa in the United States?

By SierraAugust 9, 2021
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Every day millions of individuals who live abroad are starting the visitor visa application process to the United States. These travelers are usually coming for one of two reasons, business or tourism through a B-1 visa or B-2 visa. To ensure you receive your visitor visa in time before your travel plans, you will want […]

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The US Adds Canada to ‘Do Not Travel’ List

By CaseyNovember 19, 2021
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On Tuesday, April 20th, the United States added a substantial amount of countries to the State Department’s “Do Not Travel” list – Canada, Mexico, France, and Israel making just a small fraction. This is due to the increasingly high levels of COVID-19 amongst these countries. Before Tuesday, the State Department listed 34 out of about […]

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Can Visitors Get Covid-19 Vaccine in the US?

By Ella BergquistMay 21, 2021
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The United States of America is producing and distributing more COVID vaccines than anywhere in the world right now. People from outside of the US are desperate to get one of these vaccines. Some people have found a way to jump the line for a COVID-19 vaccine, it’s called Vaccine Tourism. Medical tourism has always […]

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Snowbird, Canadian Citizens, May Get US COVID-19 Vaccine

By Ella BergquistJanuary 12, 2021
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Since the US borders are open to Canadians many are still flying south during this wintertime. Some of these ‘snowbirds‘ are hoping to get the COVID-19 vaccine while they’re living in the US for the winter. Florida holds the record for most snowbirds in the US. This southern state continues to have rising COVID-19 cases […]

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I-94 Arrival/Departure Forms for Visiting the US

By Ella BergquistNovember 25, 2020
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The Form I-94 is a requirement for foreign nationals entering the US for a temporary amount of time. All people except for US citizens, permanent residents, those with US immigrant visas, and most Canadian citizens visiting or in transit, are required to fill out the form. A Customs and Border Protection officer will attach the […]

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How Can You Immigrate to the US under COVID-19?

By SierraMay 15, 2020
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Here at VisaPlace, we know that right now during this COVID-19 national pandemic, many individuals are on their toes trying to stay on track to reach their immigration goals. Although Coronavirus restrictions have affected US immigration, it is important to stay positive and know what this really means for you. What is Really Happening in […]

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US Visa Refusal Letter and What to Do

By Ella BergquistJune 9, 2020
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Unfortunately, not all applications for immigration to the US are accepted by USCIS. This means there will be cases where the applicant receives a refusal letter. This letter denies the applicant’s application to enter the US. While disheartening, a US refusal letter does not mean that you need to give up on your dream to […]

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How Can I Bring a Dog Into the United States?

By Ella BergquistJuly 31, 2018
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Although this isn’t a largely spoken about topic many people don’t know that dogs also have immigration standards that have to be met to enter the United States. Bringing your dog into the US can be a hassle as a variety of information must be provided to get your dog clearance to enter. Dog immigration […]

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Secrets to Getting a US Visitor Visa

By Rachel BarrickDecember 19, 2019
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What is a US Visitor Visa? If you are planning on traveling to the United States for business, tourism, vacation, or visit, you may need to apply for a visitor visa. This visa will allow you to temporarily visit the United States, and comes in the form of a B-1, B-2, or B-1/B-2 combination visa. […]

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How Long Can a Canadian Snowbird Stay in the US 2021?

By Michael NirenNovember 19, 2021
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Important: Due to the spread of Coronavirus, there have been recent changes regarding travel to and from Canada and the United States. For more information on this topic, please visit our pages on the latest updates on Canadian Coronavirus impact and United States Coronavirus impact on immigration. If you are a Canadian considering staying beyond […]

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How Can I Extend My Stay in the US?

By Michael NirenMay 3, 2013
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Are you enjoying yourself in the U.S and would like to extend your US visa? This ensures that you keep a legal status in the United States. How Many Times Can I Apply to Extend My Stay? You cannot apply for your extension as many times as you would like. However, depending on the justification you […]

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Do I Need a Visa to Attend a Business Conference in the United States?

By Michael NirenFebruary 20, 2020
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The United States is home to hundreds – if not more – of business conventions and conferences every single year. These conventions attract many people from all over the world, and they can be vital networking and business opportunities for foreign nationals who deal with the United States in business. Many of these foreign nationals, […]