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  1. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, Please let me know if this needs to be posted exclusively in the USA forum. I have cross posted it there for now because I'm just not sure at this point where it belongs as it involves two countries. I am a US citizen married to a UK citizen and living in the UK for 5 years now. I am...
  2. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    I am marrying a US citizen this month and I was wondering what happens with my current E2 Visa? Once I am married i will be applying for the Greencard immediately. I understand that the E2 Visa will immediately be removed - is that correct? Can I apply to work for a different company...
  3. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi all, I from Australia and am considering moving to the US. I know the meaning of each of the above visas but other than the fact that the first 2 are temporary and employment-based visas and the last one is permanent, I was wondering what's the difference between these visas in terms of cost...
  4. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hello! I've dug into this a little and wanted to get a little clarity and see if anyone has gone through something similar. My partner (UK on Green Card) and myself (Dual UK/US) have been living in the US for the past 2 years; however, we both were offered short term contracts (6-12 moths) for...
  5. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi everyone, What is the duration needed to receive the Green card after entering USA (Port Of Entry) by mail ? Note that the fees paid before travelling and it's F4 based Immigration VISA.
  6. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hello all! I am a US Citizen currently married to a British citizen and living in London, currently on a spouse visa. We will be filing our I-130 form later this week with USCIS in London (quite ahead of time as we plan to move late summer 2019). We have a straight-forward marriage, and have...
  7. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi all Mod & Members, I have already gone through lots of reviews and it helped a lot. Thanks to all moderators and members for their kind support and immediate responses. My wife is green card holder and she needs to travel every 9 months into USA to keep her green card status active. My wife...
  8. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hello, I obtained a green card through employment in 2009. I have since married a US Citizen and had a US born daughter. In 2014, and for family reasons, I left to return to my home country (part of the EU) without any idea of the duration of that stay. I did not have the time to get a reentry...
  9. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi there, I'm moving to San Diego County next summer with the whole family. Currently waiting for a GC, (I-130), applied in January, and preparing an international commerce company to start when there while my wife is searching for a position in education, she is an american elementary teacher...
  10. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Howdy, I'm an American and I'm in a relationship with an UK citizen and was wondering what we should do n order to get her a visa to live and work in America without forcing us into an early marriage.
  11. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I am an american, my husband is british. I currently have my BRP card. If I planned on moving to the USA after waiting for my ILR ( 2 years from now), would the government know if my husband was applying for his green card and deny my ILR?
  12. Guides
    Saudi Arabia is set to introduce a permanent residency card system for expats, similar to the green card in the United States. Officials say that it will be a vast improvement on the sponsorship system currently in place and mean that expats will have the same benefits and services as Saudi...
  13. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hello, I want to be able to live in the US as soon as possible with my girlfriend who is a US citizen, I'll lay out a bit about me - hopefully someone can point me in the best direction to achieve my goal. - Would happily marry my girlfriend. If she agreed, should we get married in US? Would I...
  14. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Canadian citizen, now employee in the US as H-1B, I could get a green card through my employer with E-B1 (process already started actually). In 1-2 years, I plan to quit and travel the world for a few months for fun, then keep travelling while doing some (remote) IT consulting. Probably staying...
  15. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi folks!! i m from greece and want to relocate to us for work do you think is possible to do that? I have experience working in construction and carpentry, I have been working in carpentry for 18+ years I use to own my own company construct and install all kinds of interior and exterior in...
  16. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi everyone! After doing a lot of research I would really appreciate if someone could confirm the process that I have for applying for an immigrant visa while NOT in the US. We (Spanish husband & American wife) were married in the States but have been living in Spain for the past year. We are...
  17. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello Everyone and thank you for taking time to read my thread! I am an American currently living in France 8 months into my one year visa. I met my French Fiancé one year ago while traveling Europe, went back to California for a few months to get my visa to live in France to pursue our...
  18. US Members Lounge
    Hi everyone, I have just received my green card. I was happy to finally have it but at the same time I feel lost. I married a US citizen and we have a child together. We are happy that we can finally stay together but our financial situation is terrible. We live with my mother in-law and my...
  19. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    I'm in the USA (from Australia) on an E3 (employer sponsored) work visa (2 year visa, now 1 year into it). About a month ago, I filed an i-485 for a green card, with my wife (US citizen) as the petitioner (i-130). I also filed an i-765 (employment authorisation) at the same time and...
  20. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    I have dual UK and USA citizenship, but was born and raised in the UK. I am now planning on moving to the US for the first time. I have been told that even though I hold a US passport, when I get there I will still need to apply for some sort of green card or work permit because I am not "on the...
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