What is a green card marriage?

Answer A "green card marriage" takes place when an American citizen weds a foreign national. The marriage normally results in the issuance of a "green card" for the alien, which allows for permanent resid... Read More »

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How to Apply for a Green Card in Marriage?

Marriage to an American citizen is one of the fastest ways to obtain a green card. There are two ways to get a green card for a foreign spouse, depending on where he or she is at. If the foreign sp... Read More »

How to Apply for a Green Card After Marriage?

After getting married to a U.S. citizen, an alien who originally entered the U.S. legally, even if they have overstayed their visa, can generally file for and obtain conditional permanent residence... Read More »

How do I apply for a green card through marriage?

Adjustment of StatusFile for permanent residency status or a green card either in the United States (adjustment of status) or abroad (consular processing). File U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Ser... Read More »

Do you get a conditional green card after 11 months of marriage?

A conditional green card is issued after the couple has been married less than two years. The conditional status expires and the immigrant is considered illegal if the immigrant does not file an ap... Read More »