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Hi everyone,

 

I arrived at NY on 11 September 2018 and I had read up that I should expect my SSN to arrive in the mail within 15 days. Its been 21 days now and there is no sign of the SSN?

What should I do? When does it usually arrive? Is this normal?

 

also, how soon will the green card arrive? Will it also arrive in regular mail?

 

Any help is appreciated.

 

 

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Thread is moved from General Immigration Discussion to the Social Security Numbers subforum.


06-04-2007 = TSC stamps postal return-receipt for I-129f.

06-11-2007 = NOA1 date (unknown to me).

07-20-2007 = Phoned Immigration Officer; got WAC#; where's NOA1?

09-25-2007 = Touch (first-ever).

09-28-2007 = NOA1, 23 days after their 45-day promise to send it (grrrr).

10-20 & 11-14-2007 = Phoned ImmOffs; "still pending."

12-11-2007 = 180 days; file is "between workstations, may be early Jan."; touches 12/11 & 12/12.

12-18-2007 = Call; file is with Division 9 ofcr. (bckgrnd check); e-prompt to shake it; touch.

12-19-2007 = NOA2 by e-mail & web, dated 12-18-07 (187 days; 201 per VJ); in mail 12/24/07.

01-09-2008 = File from USCIS to NVC, 1-4-08; NVC creates file, 1/15/08; to consulate 1/16/08.

01-23-2008 = Consulate gets file; outdated Packet 4 mailed to fiancee 1/27/08; rec'd 3/3/08.

04-29-2008 = Fiancee's 4-min. consular interview, 8:30 a.m.; much evidence brought but not allowed to be presented (consul: "More proof! Second interview! Bring your fiance!").

05-05-2008 = Infuriating $12 call to non-English-speaking consulate appointment-setter.

05-06-2008 = Better $12 call to English-speaker; "joint" interview date 6/30/08 (my selection).

06-30-2008 = Stokes Interrogations w/Ecuadorian (not USC); "wait 2 weeks; we'll mail her."

07-2008 = Daily calls to DOS: "currently processing"; 8/05 = Phoned consulate, got Section Chief; wrote him.

08-07-08 = E-mail from consulate, promising to issue visa "as soon as we get her passport" (on 8/12, per DHL).

08-27-08 = Phoned consulate (they "couldn't find" our file); visa DHL'd 8/28; in hand 9/1; through POE on 10/9 with NO hassles(!).

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22 hours ago, aleful said:

hi

 

it happens all the time, most of the time it doesn't arrive even if you checked it on the form

 

you can apply for the card at the nearest office

 

 

Alright so new update:

My mom ( principal applicant ) got her green card today! Its only been 3 weeks!

 

however, there is no SSN for any of us ( mom, dad or me) in the mail and there wasn’t a green card for me and my dad ( derivative applicants) either.

 

should I be worried? What do I do?

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9 minutes ago, aleful said:

hi

 

for the GC, you have to wait, it can take months. for the SS as said, you can go to the nearest office and apply

 

 

Yeah i get that, thank you for your help.

i just wanted to know if its worrisome that my mom’s gc arrived and my dad’s and mine didn’t?

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