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I was approved! Question about driving to the US with my belongings.

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Hello!

My interview was yesterday morning in Montreal and I was approved.

The plan is for my mom to drive me to Boston with all my stuff pretty much as soon as I get my passport back in the mail. By stuff I mean all my clothes, 3 boxes with random things, a tv that's a couple years old and a small table. Enough stuff to fill up a hatchback car.

So really my question is: is this going to cause me any issues? am I allowed to bring a lot of stuff for my first entry? Is it legal?

If I am allowed to bring a lot of things, is there anything I should do in advance to make sure everything goes smoothly?

Thank you so much!

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~~moved to the Canada forum from K1 P&P~~


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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

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You'll be fine - I drove with my stuff in a Uhaul but same concept. I was activating my Visa and had my list of contents (there are plenty of threads in this Canadian forum talking about moving)....they gave my list cursory look; and by that I mean they barely glanced at it...but I had it ready if needed. You can say 3 boxes clothing, 2 boxes books, 1 box XXXX.....not sure if electronics still need to be itemized with their serial numbers anymore. Doesn't have to be complicated.

Enjoy!


Wiz(USC) and Udella(Cdn & USC!)

Naturalization

02/22/11 - Filed

02/28/11 - NOA

03/28/11 - FP

06/17/11 - status change - scheduled for interview

06/20?/11 - received physical interview letter

07/13/11 - Interview in Fairfax,VA - easiest 10 minutes of my life

07/19/11 - Oath ceremony in Fairfax, VA

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Removal of Conditions

12/1/09 - received at VSC

12/2/09 - NOA's for self and daughter

01/12/10 - Biometrics completed

03/15/10 - 10 Green Card Received - self and daughter

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