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After getting a K-1 visa and marrying here in the States can one go right to a I-485 to allow my wife to be able to work in the U.S. or what is the quickest and most efficient way of going about this? Is there a temporary work permit? Our work would require licensing and she will need a social security number. How is this procured in the quickest manner?

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in the Adjustment of status paperwork, that you two will prepare and submit,

include the I-765 form.

Have you seen the AOS guide in the Guide section?

If no - I ask you turn off the handphone, come back on a real PC with a real web-browser, and click the word 'Guides' up at the top, read a bit.


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Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

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oh god. no pc? no access to a pc? ok - I'll write a bit.

1. arrive in USA.

2. 3 days later, take I-94 and passport, get to SSA office, apply for SSN in VISA Name, ask for SAVE database lookup in VISA Name and A#.

3. get married.

4. file the Adjustment of status paperwork. include the I-765 and I-131 (fees are waived on these 2 forms when included with the I-485)

5. 30 to 60 days after receipt notice from #4, a biometrics appointment letter is sent out, handling biometrics appointment for the I-765 (at a minimum).

6. 30 days after biometrics appointment is completed, the EAD card arrives via postal mail.

and that's it. do yer own calendar math, as it's YOUR calendar that's important.

as to TSC doing stuff for EAD - don't try to track that - it's useless.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

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Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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I beg of you, get on a PC.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

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Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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I am on a pc brother. Reading your timeline it seems like you went through some hell. Thank you for your help, it is greatly appreciated. My hell is just started as my noa1 is over 7 months now. Let the games begin, but when you love someone you're ready to go through hell for them. Thanks again.

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ya, AOS can mean different things, depending on what yer doing.

AOS = Adjustment of Status, or Affidavit of Support. I get it, it's doubly-confusing, as yer to include an I-864 with the I-485 (an AOS with the AOS).

ug ug.

Go Get Em, and Good Luck !


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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Moved from K1 Process & Procedures to Working & Traveling During US Immigration forum.


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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If you are on a mobile device there should be an option at the bottom of the page that says "full website". Click it and you should be able to see everything normally.


K1 Visa Event Date Service Center : Texas Service Center Transferred? No Consulate : Juarez, Mexico

I-129F: Sent 9/5/2014

I-129F: Arrived at Lewisville 9/8/2014

I-129F: NOA1 Text message/mail 9/11/2014

I-129F: Alien Registration Number Changed 9/16/2014

I-129F: Request to correct on document or notice assigned to an officer for response 10/25/2014

I-129F: Name Change request made 10/31/2014

I-129F: Crickets as of today

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