What is the difference between CR1 visa and IR1 visa?
When your alien (Non-U.S. citizen) spouse still resides in another country and you filed a petition for his/her immigrant visa, your alien spouse will receive CR1 or IR1 visa prior to his/her entry to the United States. So what is the difference between CR1 Visa and IR1 Visa? The “CR” from CR1 stands for "conditional resident" and is applicable to couples who’ve been married fewer than 2 years. The “IR” from IR1 stands for "immediate relative" and is applicable to couples w
How much income is enough to apply for Green Card for my alien (non-U.S. citizen) spouse?
So you have an alien (non-U.S. citizen) spouse who still lives in his/her county, or who lives here in the US, but has visas other than Green Card. There are mainly 4 requirements for you as a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident to apply for Green Card based on your marriage. 1. The petitioner is a U.S. citizen or a legal Permanent Resident. 2. The marriage is legal in the US. 3. The petitioner has enough income to support his/her alien spouse. 4. The married couple re