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Moved Twice as an LPR & Never Updated My Address with USCIS

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Hello,

So, I posted this thread http://www.visajourney.com/forums/topic/503979-us-spouse-wants-divorce-lpr-in-a-dilemma/#entry7105975last year.

When I applied for the ROC application my ex-husband and lived at the address we resided at since I had moved to the US. After the application was approved, we moved shortly after and I never updated my address with USCIS at the time. Then, our separation happened (refer to thread in the link above); I traveled to Egypt and then came back to find out that he was already in a relationship with someone else and he treated me so poorly, that his family and our daughter's godparents urged me to leave that situation. So, a month after I've returned and after I have realized that that he has abandoned our marriage, I moved with our daughter to her godparents' home until 'we get back on our feet'.

Long story short, I just tried updating my address on the USCIS website and it asked for the old address and I listed the old address as the one I lived at with my husband but never updated with them. I called the 1-800 asking for insight and the agent said: "Just fill out the information as accurately as possible", so that's what I did.

Do you think there will be a big issue over the fact that I did not update the second address?

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No, just update new address now online.


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That's what I did, hoping it wouldn't be too much of a problem.

I traveled to visit my family over the summer and listed the second address (the one I never updated with USCIS) on the form I had to fill out for my POE. I vaguely recall giving the POE officer the address as well as part of the screening.

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You'd be surprised at the lack of communication between CBP and USCIS, especially when it comes to someone's address.

Just file a change of address now with your correct address. They told me to always update my address, but I get the feeling it's so that you get everything they send you in the mail (they may send a reminder about ROC, I don't even know), so I wouldn't be too worried about that - you seem to know what you're doing :)

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