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Canada and the United States have always enjoyed an amicable relationship as neighbors. Crossing over the borders is relatively easy as long as you hold a valid US/Canada passport. However, when it comes to immigration for employment purpose, the visa is a mandatory requirement. Canadian residents...

When you are moving away from your city or state, it is clear that you will have to bring some form of documentation with you to prove your stay there. But we keep hearing about visas and green cards; what is their actual deal? Well, the...

If you’re a Canadian looking to open a bank account in the US, the odds are that you’ll stumble across several challenges. If you have a business that focuses on the US market, or you have a house there, you’ll definitely find it handy to...

Each visa has advantages and disadvantages, and a specific type of worker or field of employment that it covers. Sometimes, these fields overlap, and some prospective visa holders have multiple work visas they may be eligible for. Choosing the right visa for your circumstances requires...

Skilled professionals from all over the world consider H1B visa as the key to a bright career in the US. The H1B visa holder is a nonimmigrant, employment-based visa granted to a skilled worker. It is issued for a specialty occupation and the authorization is...

Planning a wedding across borders is challenging, especially if your fiancé is still in their home country and you are stuck in the U.S. Is it possible for your fiancé from abroad to join you in the U.S.? What steps can you follow to get...

Car dealerships are notorious for trying to convince customers that they need extras and add-ons for their car. Dealerships will offer customers a litany of potential features, and knowing which ones are worthwhile, if any, can be challenging. This article explores all the different extras that...

The NAFTA trade deal made working in the U.S. easier than ever for Canadian citizens with the creation of the TN visa. There are a number of other visas that allow Canadians to work in the U.S. as well, but which visa is ideal for...

The United States of America has been doing humanity a great service by providing asylum to people from around the world. People from war-ridden and poor countries migrate to the U.S. in search of a better future. The country has established norms to welcome them...