This book explains the most likely bases upon which an everyday person might qualify for a green card: family, marriage, asylum, the visa lottery, and a few lesser-known categories. Provides step-by-step application instructions, checklists with required forms and documents, tips for avoiding mistakes and dealing with legal complications, and sample forms.
Demystifies the system, discussing almost every possible way to legally enter, live in, or stay in the United States. Do you qualify for a work visa; a student visa, asylum or refugee status; a green card through family, employment, or in some other category; Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)? Get tips on dealing with paperwork, government officials, delays, and denials. Provides step-by-step instructions on filling out and filing forms.