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In the past year, I have visited my fiance in the US twice, 2 weeks each visit.

Its not possible for him to visit me in SA as he can't get leave. Will this be an issue - I have met his family, but he wont get to meet mine? I live in a differnt part of SA to my fam, and we aren't close. This is our second marriage for both of us, and we are older... family not a huge part of our relationship. 

 

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For a fiance visa, the place of meeting is not an issue......Have you thought about marrying inside the US, then returning to SA to wait for CR-1 visa processing?


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4 minutes ago, Heidi888 said:

In the past year, I have visited my fiance in the US twice, 2 weeks each visit.

Its not possible for him to visit me in SA as he can't get leave. Will this be an issue - I have met his family, but he wont get to meet mine? I live in a differnt part of SA to my fam, and we aren't close. This is our second marriage for both of us, and we are older... family not a huge part of our relationship. 

 

 

It really varies by country and customs. Usually just meeting in one place is fine. Don't think South Africa is too harsh on these things. 


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4 minutes ago, missileman said:

For a fiance visa, the place of meeting is not an issue......Have you thought about marrying inside the US, then returning to SA to wait for CR-1 visa processing?

I've already filed I129f.. 

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