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TN Visa FAQs

By CaseyJune 5, 2018
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Applying for a TN visa can be very confusing for many people, especially if you do not know much about it. Here, we have listed the most frequently asked questions about TN visas for both Canadians and Mexicans and provided the answers to them: Q: How long can you stay on a TN visa? A: Current […]

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TN Visa for Mexicans: Fast Track to Working in the US

By CaseyMay 22, 2018
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[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 to work under USMCA. ] TN Visa Basics Usually, a citizen of […]

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The Most Common Reasons a TN Visa is Rejected (and how to avoid them)

By Michael NirenJanuary 7, 2016
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Why might a TN visa be denied? According to Nolo, the most common reasons for TN visas being denied are connected to a lack of evidence of eligibility. Some applicants may simply not be eligible (due to insufficient education or a potential job not correlating with any of the occupations on the NAFTA list), but […]

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TN Visas For Computer Systems Analysts

By Michael NirenDecember 12, 2015
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The United States tends to have strict rules about outsiders working within their borders. However, due to our proximity to the U.S. and the North American Free Trade Agreement, Canadians have an easier time than many other nations when it comes to obtaining legal employment within the United States. If you’re a Canadian computer systems […]

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Cracking The Code: Securing Visas for Software Engineers

By Michael NirenOctober 16, 2015
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Compiling TN Visas for Software Engineers Putting together a TN visa application can be more complicated than organizing high quality computer code. Gaining access to the United States for the purposes of working within their borders is a tricky prospect, regardless of the occupation in which you specialize. The North American Free Trade Agreement sets […]

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The TN Visa: An Underutilized Tool To Hire Top International Talent

By Michael NirenOctober 14, 2015
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Thanks to NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement, a specialized visa category exists – one designed to make temporary employment and residency in the United States easier for Canadian (and Mexican) nationals in certain designated professions. In fact, the TN Visa has distinct advantages over the traditional H-1 and L-1 visas used to retain […]

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Niche Jobs That Qualify For The TN Visa

By Michael NirenOctober 13, 2015
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The North American Free Trade Agreement lists a variety of occupations that are in demand within the United States, allowing citizens of Canada to apply for a TN visa to live and work within the United States. Many of these careers, such as engineers, registered nurses and doctors, are well known as occupations that the United […]

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How to Get a TN Visa in 8 Steps

By Michael NirenOctober 13, 2015
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Need help with your TN visa application? Unsure of what to do or where to go? Check out these 8 steps to help get your visa approved and you on your way to working in the United States: 1. Look for fixed-term job postings TN visas are only available for jobs which have an (initial) […]

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In-Demand Occupations Eligible For TN Visas in 2019

By Michael NirenOctober 10, 2015
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TN Visas For Professionals Obtaining a visa to work and live in the United States is almost always a difficult task, due to the restrictive policies that their government has put into place. Many people from around the world seek entry into the United States in order to get a chance at earning a better life […]

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Cross-Border Consulting. A Guide To Securing A TN Visa for Management Consultants

By Michael NirenOctober 8, 2015
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Visas For Cross Border Consultants Due to policies that attempt to make sure that Americans have the first shot at any domestic job opportunities, obtaining a visa to live and work in the United States can be nearly impossible unless you meet a specific set of criteria. Typically, the U.S. only grants working visas for […]

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U.S. Employers not Taking Advantage of TN Visas

By fadiJune 3, 2015
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Many employers do not utilize the option of the TN Visa so many of the talent is gone to waste, instead hiring using H-1B visas. The TN visa category is available for Canadian and Mexican citizens who will work for a U.S. employer as outlined under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). NAFTA has […]

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How to Know If You Meet TN Visa Requirements

By Michael NirenMarch 1, 2015
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A TN visa allows Canadian and Mexican professionals to live and work in the United States. However, before you can apply, you have to ensure you meet all the TN visa requirements. Check out our guide below: Basic TN Visa Requirements “A citizen of a NAFTA country may work in a professional occupation in the […]