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hello i am an american guy and i met a girl while working in alaska from bulgaria. she was on a work and travel j1 visa. i just spent a month with her in bulgaria. she is planning on coming back on another j1 work and travel visa and it is good for 5 months. if we do decide to marry should we do it while she is on her j1 or should we skip the j1 and just apply for k1? are there problems with marrying on a j1?

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If you are planning on marrying, I'd skip the J-1 and go for the fiance visa. Since permenant residency is your goal

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