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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Italy
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Hello I read all the guide line on this website to gather information on which forms I need to send and how, since I don't want to hire an attorney for it, but i m quiet confused and I m asking if there is someone reading this topic who has had the same story, here is mine : I came into U.S. with I-94W and for some personal reason I had to overstay and that was 4 years a go, about 3 years a go I met, who is now my wife, and decided to get marry about 2 months a go. With all the reading I understood that I need to submit the I-130 plus the I-485 along with G-325A what about the I-864? is that necessary? then there is the I-765 which I will send and the I-131 that are optional, also can I send all of this documents all together? is there someone who did it on her/his own?? thank you!

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: Canada
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~~Moved to Adjustment of Status from Work, Student, & Tourist Visas, from CR1/IR1 Process and Procedures~~


Spoiler

Met Playing Everquest in 2005
Engaged 9-15-2006
K-1 & 4 K-2'S
Filed 05-09-07
Interview 03-12-08
Visa received 04-21-08
Entry 05-06-08
Married 06-21-08
AOS X5
Filed 07-08-08
Cards Received01-22-09
Roc X5
Filed 10-17-10
Cards Received02-22-11
Citizenship
Filed 10-17-11
Interview 01-12-12
Oath 06-29-12

Citizenship for older 2 boys

Filed 03/08/2014

NOA/fee waiver 03/19/2014

Biometrics 04/15/14

Interview 05/29/14

In line for Oath 06/20/14

Oath 09/19/2014 We are all done! All USC no more USCIS

 

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Read the guide here

http://www.visajourney.com/content/i130guide2

Your US spouse has to file I-864 to prove she is capable to support you without you being a public discharge.

You file I-130, I-485/I-864/I-693 (medical exam form) / I-131/ i-765 concurrently.


Done with K1, AOS and ROC

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: Ireland
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This is a DIY website so yes, most members here do the filing themselves. Check out our Guide here: http://www.visajourney.com/content/i130guide2


Bye: Penguin

Me: Irish/ Swiss citizen, and now naturalised US citizen. Husband: USC; twin babies born Feb 08 in Ireland and a daughter in Feb 2010 in Arkansas who are all joint Irish/ USC. Did DCF (IR1) in 6 weeks via the Dublin, Ireland embassy and now living in Arkansas.

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Filed: IR-1/CR-1 Visa Country: Sweden
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How long did you overstay? If you're saying you've been in the US illegally for the past four years, you will most definitely be in trouble. As far as I understand, you will then need to leave the US for at least two years before being allowed to come back on a visa.


Met online October 2010


Engaged December 31st 2011


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USCIS Stage


September 8th 2014 - Filed I-130 with Nebraska Service Center


September 16th 2014 - NOA1 received


March 2nd 2015 - NOA2 received :dancing:



NVC Stage


March 28th 2015 - Choice of agent complete & AOS fee paid


April 17th 2015 - IV fee paid


May 1st 2015 - Sent in IV application


May 12th 2015 - Sent in AOS and IV documents


May 18th 2015 - Scan Date


June 18th 2015 - Checklist received


June 22nd 2015 - Checklist response sent to NVC


June 25th 2015 - Put for Supervisor Review


Sept 15th 2015 - Request help from Texas US Senator Cornyn and his team


Sept 23rd 2015 - Our case is moved from supervisor review to NVC's team for dealing with Senator requests


Nov 4th 2015 - CASE COMPLETE!!!! :dancing:



Embassy Stage


Dec 16th 2015 - Medical exam


Dec 21st 2015 - Interview


Dec 21st 2015 - 221(g) issued at interview for updated forms


Jan 13th 2016 - Mailed our reply to the 221(g) to the US Embassy, received and CEAC updated the next morning


Jan 20th 2016 - Embassy require more in-depth info on asset for i-864


Feb 1st 2016 - Sent more in-depth info on assets as requested. Received the next morning


Feb 16th 2016 - Visa has been issued :dancing: :dancing: :dancing: :dancing: :dancing:



In the US


April 5th 2016 - POE Newark. No questions asked.


April 14th 2016 - SSN received


May 10th 2016 - First day at my new job :dancing:


May 27th 2016 - Green Card received


June 7th 2016 - Got my Texas driver's license

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Filed: Lift. Cond. (apr) Country: China
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How long did you overstay? If you're saying you've been in the US illegally for the past four years, you will most definitely be in trouble. As far as I understand, you will then need to leave the US for at least two years before being allowed to come back on a visa.

Overstay is forgiven for the spouse of a US Citizen; the OP will not have to go anywhere.


Our journey:

Spoiler

September 2007: Met online via social networking site (MySpace); began exchanging messages.
March 26, 2009: We become a couple!
September 10, 2009: Arrived for first meeting in-person!
June 17, 2010: Arrived for second in-person meeting and start of travel together to other areas of China!
June 21, 2010: Engaged!!!
September 1, 2010: Switched course from K1 to CR-1
December 8, 2010: Wedding date set; it will be on February 18, 2011!
February 9, 2011: Depart for China
February 11, 2011: Registered for marriage in Wuhan, officially married!!!
February 18, 2011: Wedding ceremony in Shiyan!!!
April 22, 2011: Mailed I-130 to Chicago
April 28, 2011: Received NOA1 via text/email, file routed to CSC (priority date April 25th)
April 29, 2011: Updated
May 3, 2011: Received NOA1 hardcopy in mail
July 26, 2011: Received NOA2 via text/email!!!
July 30, 2011: Received NOA2 hardcopy in mail
August 8, 2011: NVC received file
September 1, 2011: NVC case number assigned
September 2, 2011: AOS invoice received, OPTIN email for EP sent
September 7, 2011: Paid AOS bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 9, 2011)
September 8, 2011: OPTIN email accepted, GZO number assigned
September 10, 2011: Emailed AOS package
September 12, 2011: IV bill invoiced
September 13, 2011: Paid IV bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 14, 2011)
September 14, 2011: Emailed IV package
October 3, 2011: Emailed checklist response (checklist generated due to typo on Form DS-230)
October 6, 2011: Case complete at NVC
November 10, 2011: Interview - APPROVED!!!
December 7, 2011: POE - Sea-Tac Airport

September 17, 2013: Mailed I-751 to CSC

September 23, 2013: Received NOA1 in mail (receipt date September 19th)

October 16, 2013: Biometrics Appointment

January 28, 2014: Production of new Green Card ordered

February 3, 2014: New Green Card received; done with USCIS until fall of 2023*

 

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Filed: AOS (apr) Country: Italy
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Read the guide here

http://www.visajourney.com/content/i130guide2

Your US spouse has to file I-864 to prove she is capable to support you without you being a public discharge.

You file I-130, I-485/I-864/I-693 (medical exam form) / I-131/ i-765 concurrently.

thank you

This is a DIY website so yes, most members here do the filing themselves. Check out our Guide here: http://www.visajourney.com/content/i130guide2

thanks

How long did you overstay? If you're saying you've been in the US illegally for the past four years, you will most definitely be in trouble. As far as I understand, you will then need to leave the US for at least two years before being allowed to come back on a visa.

not true but thanks for taking the time to write what you think

Overstay is forgiven for the spouse of a US Citizen; the OP will not have to go anywhere.

thanks

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