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For those of you who have finished the process, were you or your partner ever worried about being labeled as a "green card spouse"? Did anyone ever say anything to you about it? I think perhaps for certain areas in the world there is a stigma that the population gets married just to get in the USA. My boyfriend is always worried that people will think we got married just to get a green card. Which obviously isn't true at all. And I wouldn't care if anyone did say that because I know they'd be wrong. But he actually wants to put off getting married/coming to the USA because of that.

What are your experiences?

N-400 May 2017 Google Doc

Full timeline- 


Filed from abroad- Costa Rica

NOA1- NOA2: 316 days

Jan 12, 2013: Married!!
Mar 19, 2013: NOA1

Jan 28, 2014: I-130 approved

NVC- Green Card in Hand: 189 days

Feb 3, 2014: TSC sends case to NVC
April 14: Real checklist for AOS (saying tax number was incorrect when it wasn't)
April 30: Another AOS checklist, for proof of employment (which was already sent)
May 1: Checklist for IV- certified marriage certificate (even though I sent a certified one originally)
July 16: POE through Miami
July 22: SSN card in the mail
August 30, 2014: Green card arrives in the mail!!!
ROC: 366 days
April 27, 2016: Sent 300 page ROC packet to VSC via overnight mail
May 16: Check shown as charged online, received NOA 1 dated April 29
June 20, 2016- Biometrics
April 28, 2017: Approval
May 4, 2017: Approval letter arrived
May 15, 2017: GC arrives in mail
N-400: 190 days
May 8: Sent packet to Dallas Lockbox
May 12: NOA 1, Credit card charged
June 7: Biometrics
June 16: "In line"
Oct 2: Interview letter arrives (online status still says ''in line'')
Oct 31: Interview- Approved!
Nov 13: Oath ceremony!  Applied for passport & registered to vote on site.
Nov 22: Passport arrives (paid for expedited service and overnight delivery)
Journey complete! A total of 1701 days or 4 years, 7 months and 26 days.

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