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The difference between Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Visas

When applying for a visa to enter or stay in the United States, there are a host of options. While the different visas are all distinct, some of them may seem very similar to each other, and choosing the right one is absolutely essential for the completion of a successful visa.

So what are the different visa options? What are the differences between the Immigrant and non-immigrant visas? 

In this episode, Kaushik Ranchod goes into some of the differences between the immigrant and non-immigrant visas, what will be required from a sponsor when they are utilized, and the difference between a change of status and consular processing.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn: 

  • [1:50] Consular processing versus change-of-status
  • [2:20] The different types of visas
  • [4:31] What happens when you have a job to go back to in your home country
  • [5:20] An immigrant visa is a bit different
  • [6:09] What is needed from a joint sponsor

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