Investor Visas: US Immigration News

The latest US immigration news and updates about US investor visas for entrepreneurs, small business owners, and franchise owners. Individuals who wish to work in the US by starting or investing in a US business may be eligible for an E-1 or E-2 investor visa, or an L-1 business expansion visa. For more information on US Investor Visas, visit our section on US Investor and Business Visas.

Trump administration raising the minimum investments for the EB-5 visa

Minimum Investments for US EB-5 Visa Increasing

July 25, 2019 / /

The EB-5 Investor Visa is visa which allows immigrants to invest in the United States in order obtain a Green Card. The program has been controversial in the past as it allows wealthy foreign individuals a way to quickly apply for and receive a Green Card. How Is The EB-5 Visa Investment Changing? The President Trump’s […]

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New Zealand E-2

New Zealand Citizens Eligible for E-1 and E-2 Investor Visas

June 11, 2019 /

E-1 and E-2 Investor Visas are open to citizens of countries with which the United States has a treaty of commerce and navigation or similar agreement. On June 10, 2019, New Zealand was added to the list of countries allowed to apply for these Investor Visas to the United States. New Zealand Added to E-1 […]

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Secrets E-2 Visa

Secrets to Getting an E-2 Visa

April 30, 2019 /

An E-2 Visa is a non-immigrant visa given to those from treaty countries who are interested in investing money into a US business in exchange for a temporary stay in the United States. You can learn more about the requirements and process of obtaining a E-2 Visa here. A E-2 Visa is a faster way […]

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Franchise E-2

Investing in a Franchise to Get an E-2 Visa

September 3, 2018 /

The E-2 work visa has become one of the most popular American investor visa in the past few years due to the benefits and opportunities it provides. The E-2 visa is a treaty investor visa which is a non-immigrant visa reserved for foreign entrepreneurs of countries that have a Treaty of Trade and Commerce with […]

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Top 5 reasons to apply for an Investor Visa

Top 5 Reasons to Apply for an Investor Visa to the U.S.

August 15, 2018 /

The United States offers exciting business opportunities to entrepreneurial individuals. The U.S. is known for being the largest consumer market and a hub of innovation. It also boasts a talented workforce and an abundance of resources. In addition, the United States is known for the competitive and robust nature of its market. Those wishing to […]

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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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US Israel Treaty

The Newest Visa Between US and Israel

January 6, 2017 /

The Newest Visa Between US and Israel Despite the ongoing Israeli visa crisis, recently the Israeli government has finally decided that it will accept the terms and conditions of the E-2 reciprocal visa status for American investors in Israel. Both the United States of America and Israel have taken the final step on finalizing Israel […]

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Upcoming E2 Investor Visa Seminar

July 5, 2016 /

Learn how to get a visa to the USA by investing in or owning a business   OR Call +1 (416) 410-7484

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What To Do When Your E-2 Visa is Denied

February 2, 2016 /

The Next Step After An E-2 Visa Denial The United States of America provides terrific opportunities for entrepreneurs to expand their business into a market of more than 300 million consumers. However, the process of obtaining an E-2 investor visa is complex and lengthy, including specific qualifications that must be met to gain entry to […]

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Difference Between E1 and E2 Visas

The Difference Between E1 and E2 Visas

October 20, 2015 / /

What is an E1 Visa? An E1 visa allows individuals or employees of companies to enter the United States for the purpose of carrying out international trade. “Trade” may apply to the trade of goods, services, and banking. There is no set limit to the amount of trade that must take place, although greater emphasis is […]

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