Green Cards

What is a Permanent Resident Green ...

A green card is the size and shape of an average driver's license. It's your official permission from the United States government to live in the country. Hav.... Read more

Getting a Green Card Through the Di...

An immigration visa allows you to enter the United States, apply for permanent residence, and perhaps gain U.S. citizenship. The United States provides many w.... Read more

A Fiancé Green Card Can Raise Suspi...

A green card gives your spouse or fiancé the right to permanently reside in the United States, and opens the door for this person to apply for citizenship. Th.... Read more

Green Cards

A Fiancé Green Card Can Raise Suspicions

A green card gives your spouse or fiancé the right to permanently reside in the United States, and opens the door for this person to apply for citizenship. This makes it different from a visa, because... Read more

How to Get an Employer-Sponsored Green Card

One way for an immigrant to get a green card is to have an employer request one in connection with a job offer. This is called "sponsoring." Sponsoring is a difficult process that can take a year or m... Read more

What is a Permanent Resident Green Card?

A green card is the size and shape of an average driver's license. It's your official permission from the United States government to live in the country. Having a green card means that you're a "perm... Read more

Getting a Green Card Through the Diversity Lottery Program

An immigration visa allows you to enter the United States, apply for permanent residence, and perhaps gain U.S. citizenship. The United States provides many ways for people to obtain immigrant visas. ... Read more

The Uniting American Families Act (UAFA)

Case law, statutes, and regulations have formed a crazy quilt of protections for people in a serious relationship who can't get married. One important pending law is the Uniting American Families Act ... Read more

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