It takes somehow complicated stages to receive an immigration immigration green card even by getting married to achieve that. You need to get several knowledge to understand all the requirements required to receive the green card.

If you enter the United States on a K-1 fiancé visa or a K-3 visa, the process will definitely take years and, if you decide to begin with the aid of a lawyer, may cause duplicating costs and applications. I think you have to communicate with the legal professional before entering the states.

The fastest way to be approved as a fully permanent citizen of USA is to get marriage and complete all the forms there. The nonnative people need to remain in the country and complete all the agreements to get the green card.

The Requirement to Attain Green Card

Through a marriage, there are some steps that need to be fulfilled to acquire the green card. The person have to submit the forms of a marriage certificate and divorce document if any, a proper vise request from immigration and real data about the U.S citizen partner. Each of the information presented have to be legitimate, authorized and created in English language. Then, agreement concerning work permits, travel parole need to be completed first before the couple received USA citizenship. For the processing rates, you have to prepare cash at least one-thousand bucks. Legal document from nonnative partner is really need to be filed.

After all of the above steps finished, then the applicant need to perform a fingerprint. A few weeks will most likely go by until an interview is scheduled for the two spouses. At the interview, it is necessary to be truthful. No detail has to be volunteered. Just answer the questions as they are asked. You should not guess at a reply. It would better to honestly say if one doesn’t know the answer. At the interview, dress properly and be polite to the interviewer.


The interviewer will be trying to get differences in race, religion, or age as aspects that may signal a fraudulent purpose. The husband and wife have to be ready in case the interview indicates not enough simmilarity. The interviewer will take a deep concern if the woman is older than the man. This issue will annoy the interviewees, on the other hand the interviewer has right to ask something more private.

There will be following interview privately if the interviewer feels something abnormal with the spouses. If the interviewer is still unable to receive the relevant answers, applicant will be imposed in a criminal condition and was made to confess crimes of fraud.

Follow the whole process, tell the truthful explanation and hire a credible legal representative are the most things you can do to have the green card.

Victoria Pynchon is an attorney-mediator and arbitrator. She is also a principal in the She Negotiates Consulting and Training firm for which her blog “She Negotiates” is named. In addition to writing for the legal blog “On the Docket,” Pynchon also authored the book “A is for A**hole, the Grownups' ABCs of Conflict Resolution.