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Jenn and Fuat

Employment Question - ROC pending

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Can't seem to find an answer to this anywhere..

I am USC and we applied for my husband's ROC in April.. VSC is really far behind and we expect that it will take several more months before we hear anything.

Today I lost my job. I can deal with that... but wondering if it is going to affect the outcome of Removal of Conditions. He is employed, and I am hoping to have another job again soon,so I probably should not worry but thought I would ask here.

Since ROC did not require me to file an affadavit of support is my unemployment going to play any part in this at all?


02/23/08 - Met in Turkey
07/09/08 - Denial of Visitor Visa to U.S.A.
06/04/09 - 2nd Denial of Visitor Visa to U.S.A.

09/22/09 - I-129F Sent
09/24/2009 - NOA1
10/19/2009 - NOA2

INTERVIEW DATE - February 23, 2010 - also the two year anniversary of the day we met smile.png

03/30/2010 - Married

04/29/2010 - Mailed AOS Packet
07/14/2010 - AOS Approved!
07/24/2010 - Green Card in Hand!

04/26/2012 - Mailed ROC Packet
01/03/2012- ROC Approved

01/10/2013 - 10 year Green Card in Hand

04/14/2102 - Mailed N400 Packet

05/13/2013 - Biometrics
08/19/2013 - Citizenship interview

09/18/2013 - Oath Cermony.

It's finally all over! He's a citizen :)

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The affidavit of support has to be sufficient on the day it's submitted, and on the day the immigration benefit is granted. There is no requirement for the sponsor's income to remain sufficient after that. Once the immigration benefit is granted (the conditional green card) then the sponsor has been accepted and is bound by the terms of the affidavit of support contract. What happens to their financial status after that is irrelevant.

It's kind of like qualifying for a loan. Once they've given you the money then it no longer matters if your income drops or your credit rating takes a dive. You made it through the door when they approved the loan.


12/15/2009 - K1 Visa Interview - APPROVED!

12/29/2009 - Married in Oakland, CA!

08/18/2010 - AOS Interview - APPROVED!

05/01/2013 - Removal of Conditions - APPROVED!

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Thanks for the responses. I was sure it wouldn't matter, but was worried we may have one more thing to stress about! Good to know we don't need to focus on that issue right now.


02/23/08 - Met in Turkey
07/09/08 - Denial of Visitor Visa to U.S.A.
06/04/09 - 2nd Denial of Visitor Visa to U.S.A.

09/22/09 - I-129F Sent
09/24/2009 - NOA1
10/19/2009 - NOA2

INTERVIEW DATE - February 23, 2010 - also the two year anniversary of the day we met smile.png

03/30/2010 - Married

04/29/2010 - Mailed AOS Packet
07/14/2010 - AOS Approved!
07/24/2010 - Green Card in Hand!

04/26/2012 - Mailed ROC Packet
01/03/2012- ROC Approved

01/10/2013 - 10 year Green Card in Hand

04/14/2102 - Mailed N400 Packet

05/13/2013 - Biometrics
08/19/2013 - Citizenship interview

09/18/2013 - Oath Cermony.

It's finally all over! He's a citizen :)

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