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The latest US immigration news about United States work visas and work permits, how to apply, rules and regulations. There are work permits and applications for temporary workers, business people, and even students. We discuss how to migrate to Canada after receiving a job offer. For more information on working in the US and the different programs offered, visit our United States work permit and visa section. We discuss how to migrate to Canada after receiving a job offer.

United States Plans to Add 30,000 More Visas For Seasonal Workers

May 16, 2019 / /

The Trump administration spent the past week discussing how they plan to allow 30,000 more foreign seasonal workers into the United States temporarily. This would take place from when the rule is said to be set, through the remainder fiscal of 2019. The visa the seasonal workers would receive is called the H-2B visa. The H-2B program […]

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Success Story: Family Immigration to the US with TN Visa

May 14, 2019 / /

I had been working in Mexico as a dentist for the past 10 years. I met my wife five years ago and we got married last year. We have always dreamed of having a big family and my wife is now expecting our first child. My wife and I felt that moving to the US […]

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Summer Jobs

Summer Jobs in the US for Foreign Nationals – Work in the US

May 3, 2019 / /

Workers come to find jobs in the U.S. to improve their skills, their education level, travel in the U.S. and just to get a feel of the American life. Working abroad in the U.S. is also a wonderful way for individuals to spend a summer abroad or spend a gap year. There are ample opportunities […]

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How to Extend a US Work Visa: US Immigration

April 5, 2019 /

If you’re currently working in the United States under a US Work Visa your visa will have an expiration date. You must leave the US on or before that date or else you could suffer serious consequences. If you want to extend your stay in the United States, you must file a request before your authorized […]

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H-1B Visa 2020

US Will Accept New H-1B Visa Petitions for 2020

March 26, 2019 /

UPDATE: The USCIS has announced that the amount of applications they will accept for 2020 has been reached. They are no longer accepting applications for H-1B visas. Recently the USCIS (US Citizenship and Immigration Services) announced that they will begin accepting new H-1B visa petitions on April 1st, 2019 for the 2020 year. Those who […]

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USMCA TN Visa for Canadian citizens

USMCA Immigration to US: USMCA TN Visa for Canadians

October 12, 2018 / /

On September 30th, the United States, Canada and Mexico officially unveiled their new trade agreement- USMCA. Many have followed the impending trade deal with concern about how a new trade deal would effect immigration to the US. This new trade deal will grant USMCA Trade National (TN) visas to Canadians. The new USMCA TN visa will function much […]

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USMCA

NAFTA Is Out, USMCA Is In: New US Immigration Policy

October 2, 2018 / /

As many people know the Trump administration has been vocal about how much they hated the NAFTA deal.  The United States came up with a completely new deal, instead of re-working NAFTA. Just before the midnight deadline on Sunday, the US and Canada agreed on a deal for USMCA or United States Mexico Canada Agreement. […]

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NAFTA Work Permits May Be Eliminated for Canadians

September 1, 2018 /

[NAFTA is under revision. NAFTA will most likely turn into the USMCA (United States Mexico Canada Agreement). USMCA is expected to be approved in the beginning of 2019. Until then NAFTA will remain active and the visas under NAFTA are still available. Learn more about how the USMCA will affect Canadians. ] In 2018, the […]

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How to Immigrate to the US as an Engineer

August 21, 2018 / /

When traveling or moving to the US for a job such as an engineer, there are many different requirements and regulations you ought to meet. Along with this, there are qualifications, degrees and connections that would very much help your case in obtaining a work visa to come to the United States. Visa Requirements for an […]

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If I have an H-1B Visa, Can I Work a Second Job?

July 31, 2018 /

Can I work a Second Job while holding an H-1B Visa? Many people supplement their personal finances with a second job. However, if you are working in the United States on an H-1B visa, you must be careful. The H-1B visa is a visa that requires a sponsorship from your employer. This means that if […]

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