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Social Security Number for CR1 spouse

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Guys quick question :

1) For Applying SSN do we need actual plastic green card . Our green card will come in 2-3 weeks

2) My wife is in US on CR1...can she start her job search and can she start working before she gets her actual plastic green card

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1] No just the endorsed visa in her passport

2] yes. She have a valid green card with the endorsed visa.


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1) The endorsed CR-1 visa in her passport will also suffice.

2) She can start working without an SSN, but she can't get paid. For that reason, most companies will require you to have an SSN before beginning your employment with them.


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