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At a Glance The COVID-19 pandemic has led to layoffs for many non-citizens in the US, including those on H1B and H4 visas. H4 visa holders have the advantage of being able to work for any employer, making it easier for them to find new jobs. Fortunately, H4 visa holders are eligible for unemployment…

Public Charge Rule is among the many new ordinances pushed out by the Trump administration. But as always, many people, both citizens, and non-citizens are confused as to what it means and to whom it is applicable. In this article, we’ll explain in-depth about the New Public Charge Rule and who shou…

At a Glance Stimulus checks offer financial aid during the COVID-19 pandemic to eligible individuals. Non-immigrants with an H1B visa and a valid SSN qualify, as do F1 visa holders who have filed tax returns. Eligibility criteria include having a valid SSN and filing tax returns. Check the amount of…

The good news is you don’t have to worry about overstaying your welcome. You can extend your B2 visitor’s visa by following the steps on this page.  As for what happens if you get sick, the answer will depend on whether you have travel insurance and, if you do, who your insurance pr…

The F-1 visa is a popular visa allowing students from all over the world to study in the great U.S. It provides a chance for students to discover a world beyond their local borders. It offers an opportunity for many to build a better life. 2020 has, however, been an unusual year for F-1 students [&h…

At a Glance Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies have implemented layoffs, affecting H1B visa holders in the United States. In such cases, it is important to remain calm and understand that the visa remains valid until its expiration date. It is advisable to start searching for a new job and…

COVID-19 is affecting everyone in one way or another. Whether we’re talking about workers or students, they all have to face different situations, caused by the virus. You may be wondering if you’ll still be able to apply for a CPT and attend one since the pandemic is still going strong. Well, if yo…

The H4 visa is issued to dependents of H1 visa holders who are employed in the US by US-based organizations. While applicants put all of their focus on paperwork and attending interviews, the insurance segment is left behind. But with the current Coronavirus pandemic hitting the world, all of this m…

Form I-20 is a highly important document used for studying in the United States. It essentially guides your educational journey. But the majority of students don’t have proper knowledge of what it actually is and how they can get one for themselves. In this article, we will address all these points …

If you’re looking forward to studying in the United States, you must have heard about the terms “SEVIS”, “SEVIS I-901” and “SEVIS fee”. Being a foreign student, you need to have clear clarity of these concepts and what they mean. In this article, we will provide a detailed explanation of SEVIS I-901…

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