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The Immigration Answers Show

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Three days a week, immigration lawyer Jim Hacking answers your questions about the U.S. immigration system.

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Three days a week, immigration lawyer Jim Hacking answers your questions about the U.S. immigration system.

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Nodir

By Spieler von weit - Nov 14 2017
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Thank you Jim! It’s a great job!

Awesome new podcast

By Algadeery - Nov 11 2017
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This new podcast is great. Thanks for doing it.

iTunes Ratings

16 Ratings
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16
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Nodir

By Spieler von weit - Nov 14 2017
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Thank you Jim! It’s a great job!

Awesome new podcast

By Algadeery - Nov 11 2017
Read more
This new podcast is great. Thanks for doing it.
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The Immigration Answers Show

Latest release on Nov 01, 2018

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Three days a week, immigration lawyer Jim Hacking answers your questions about the U.S. immigration system.

Rank #1: Ep. 10- Denaturalization

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers podcast!

In this episode, we talk about the growing fear of denaturalization in Trump's america and the reality of those fears as they pertain to legal U.S. immigrants.

Feel free to submit any questions you have to info@hackinglawpractice.com

Thanks for listening to the podcast!

Dec 01 2017

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Rank #2: Ep. 14- Joint Marital Evidence

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers podcast!

In this episode, we talk about the process of helping your spouse get their green card.

Feel free to submit any questions you have at https://immigrationanswershow.com/FQ1 or email them to info@hackinglawpractice@gmail.com

 Thanks for listening to the podcast!

Dec 11 2017

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Rank #3: Giving Up my Passport for Citizenship?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Do I have to give up my home country passport when I become a U.S. Citizenship?

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Feb 12 2018

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Rank #4: Ep.7- Do I Need an Attorney at My Interview

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers podcast!

In this episode, we talk about whether or not it is necessary to have an attorney present at your immigration interviews.

Feel free to submit any questions you have to info@hackinglawpractice.com

Thanks for listening to the podcast!

Nov 24 2017

7mins

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Rank #5: Working with Marriage-Based Green Card Pending?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Can I work even if my marriage-based Green Card is still pending? Listen in to find out...

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 09 2018

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Rank #6: Ep.4- Removing Green Card Conditions After Divorce

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Podcast!

In this episode, we discuss how a foreign-born spouse can still receive a 10-year green card even when a marriage goes south.

Feel free to submit any questions you have to info@hackinglawpractice.com.

Thanks for listening to the podcast!

Nov 17 2017

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Rank #7: 4 Main Ways to Stay in the U.S.

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

We get asked all the time what the best ways to come to the U.S. and stay are. In this episode we talk about the 4 main ways to come to the U.S. and stay.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Apr 16 2018

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Rank #8: Ep.25- What Happens If My Naturalization Case is Denied?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Hearing your naturalization case has been denied is the worst. In this episode we discuss what options you have when you get the news, and whether or not you should appeal.

Feel free to submit any questions you have at https://immigrationanswershow.com/FQ1 or email them to info@hackinglawpractice@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Jan 15 2018

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Rank #9: Ep. 18- Traveling While Waiting On 10-Year Green Card

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers podcast!

In this episode, we talk about whether or not traveling outside the U.S. is possible while waiting on a 10-Year green card application to be approved.

Feel free to submit any questions you have at https://immigrationanswershow.com/FQ1 or email them to info@hackinglawpractice@gmail.com

Thanks for listening to the podcast!

Dec 20 2017

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Rank #10: Steps After Overseas I-130?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

A lot of people think that their job is done once their I-130 has been approved. Unfortunately, there are some pretty labor intensive steps afterward. What are they?

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

May 04 2018

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Rank #11: 2 New Visa Denial Tricks

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

The State Department is bringing back some old refusal tricks that we have not seen in a while - arguing the foreign spouse may become a public charge and claiming that the U.S. sponsor is not residing in the U.S. Here's what to look out for.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

May 04 2018

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Rank #12: Immigrant Intent Ruining My Visit Visa?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

What is Immigrant Intent and why will it stop me from getting a visit visa?

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Feb 09 2018

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Rank #13: What if my B1/B2 visa gets denied?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Visit visas are notoriously difficult to obtain, especially if you are a U.S. citizen filing. In this episode we explore some options you have when filing for a B1/B2 visit visa.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Apr 13 2018

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Rank #14: Rock your Asylum Interview

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Asylum interviews can be nerve-racking. In this week's episode we talk about how you can prepare yourself to knock your asylum interview out of the park.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Apr 23 2018

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Rank #15: Ep.24- Filing for Citizenship While 10 Year Green Card Case Remains Pending

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

On this weeks episode we explore whether or not you should apply for citizenship even if your Green Card application is still pending.

Feel free to submit any questions you have at https://immigrationanswershow.com/FQ1 or email them to info@hackinglawpractice@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Jan 11 2018

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Rank #16: Working as an F1 Student in the U.S.

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

I'm an international student in the U.S... What are my work options?

Tune in to find out!

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show.

Thanks for listening!

Mar 30 2018

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Rank #17: USCIS Retaliation for Lawsuit?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Will USCIS be harder on my case if I sue them? They're taking forever!

This week we talk about why suing in most situations makes sense.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Feb 03 2018

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Rank #18: Are Employers Still Sponsoring for H1Bs?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

The Trump administration has made everything in immigration more difficult, even H1B visas. In this episode we discuss if there is still hope.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thank you for listening!

Jan 29 2018

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Rank #19: How to Prepare for Naturalization Interview?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

This week we talk about what to expect with your upcoming Naturalization Interview. Hopefully, the interview is one of the easiest parts of getting your citizenship.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Feb 26 2018

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Rank #20: Ep.20-Delayed Green Card

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers podcast!

Increased background checks under the current administration have led to significant increases in wait times for Green Cards. This week we talk about what you should do if your Green Card is excessively delayed.

Feel free to submit any questions you have at https://immigrationanswershow.com/FQ1 or email them to info@hackinglawpractice@gmail.com

Thanks for listening to the podcast!

Jan 11 2018

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NEW Call-in Format: Jim Answers Case Transfers, Overseas Sons, and Promises from USCIS Written on Scrap Paper

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We're starting something new with the Immigration Answers Show and we're turning it into a call-in show. Our first call went really well so we plan on having more in the future. In this first episode of the new show, Jim covers some tricky topics like handwritten promises from USCIS, getting your case transferred and lost, and options of sibling a son over from overseas if you only have a green card.

Nov 01 2018

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Why Is It Important To Be Organized at USCIS?

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Why is it important to be organized at USCIS? Being prepared when you go into USCIS can make or break whether or not your case gets approved. Be sure to do your due diligence when preparing your documents and case for review. The immigration officers do notice.

Email jim@hackinglawpractice.com to sign up for a consultation or go to https://immigrationanswershow.com/ with your questions to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Jul 23 2018

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How To Overcome A Public Charge Finding?

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How do we overcome a public charge Finding at the US Embassy? We've been seeing a large increase in cases denied because of public charges. This is an old tactic that seems to be making a return for the worse.

Email jim@hackinglawpractice.com to sign up for a consultation or go to https://immigrationanswershow.com/ with your questions to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Jul 09 2018

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Is USCIS Issuing More Requests For Evidence?

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Is USCIS issuing more requests for evidence? This a tool that the immigration officer has when they feel like they don't have enough information to decide a case. We received a 12-page request for evidence recently. Here's why.

Email jim@hackinglawpractice.com to sign up for a consultation or go to https://immigrationanswershow.com/ with your questions to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Jul 06 2018

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What Makes an Asylum Case Weak or Strong?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

What makes an Asylum case weak or strong? Today I'll be giving you examples of a strong asylum case and a weak asylum case.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

May 11 2018

6mins

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2 New Visa Denial Tricks

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

The State Department is bringing back some old refusal tricks that we have not seen in a while - arguing the foreign spouse may become a public charge and claiming that the U.S. sponsor is not residing in the U.S. Here's what to look out for.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

May 04 2018

7mins

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Steps After Overseas I-130?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

A lot of people think that their job is done once their I-130 has been approved. Unfortunately, there are some pretty labor intensive steps afterward. What are they?

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

May 04 2018

6mins

Play

Rock your Asylum Interview

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Asylum interviews can be nerve-racking. In this week's episode we talk about how you can prepare yourself to knock your asylum interview out of the park.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Apr 23 2018

7mins

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4 Main Ways to Stay in the U.S.

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

We get asked all the time what the best ways to come to the U.S. and stay are. In this episode we talk about the 4 main ways to come to the U.S. and stay.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Apr 16 2018

8mins

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What if my B1/B2 visa gets denied?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Visit visas are notoriously difficult to obtain, especially if you are a U.S. citizen filing. In this episode we explore some options you have when filing for a B1/B2 visit visa.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Apr 13 2018

7mins

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Working as an F1 Student in the U.S.

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

I'm an international student in the U.S... What are my work options?

Tune in to find out!

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show.

Thanks for listening!

Mar 30 2018

6mins

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Naturalizing with Back Taxes?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

If I owe back taxes, can I still Naturalize? As always in immigration-land, it depends. Here's when you should and shouldn't apply for naturalization with back taxes.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show! Thanks for listening!

Mar 26 2018

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Why You Shouldn't File a K3

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

I'm trying to bring my spouse to the U.S. as quickly as possible. I have an approved I-130... should I file for a K3 visa?

In this episode we explain why the K3 is essentially obsolete.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 23 2018

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Why Practice Immigration Law?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

This week we're taking a different spin on things. I had someone ask me why practicing immigration law is fun and appealing to me. In this episode I explain the aspects that I find interesting about practicing immigration law.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 19 2018

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Canceling my Spouse's Green Card?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Can I get my Spouse's Conditional Green Card Canceled? You probably can, but should you?

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 14 2018

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Working with Marriage-Based Green Card Pending?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Can I work even if my marriage-based Green Card is still pending? Listen in to find out...

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 09 2018

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Losing Your Green Card in 6 Months

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

In this episode, Jim implores you to follow this simple rule that if broken, will put your Green Card in jeopardy.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 05 2018

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Why are Visit Visas So Hard to Get?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

Why are visit visas so difficult to get? In today's episode, we go in-depth on why Immigration is so particular about visit visas specifically and what you can do to improve your chances.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Mar 02 2018

7mins

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How to Prepare for Naturalization Interview?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

This week we talk about what to expect with your upcoming Naturalization Interview. Hopefully, the interview is one of the easiest parts of getting your citizenship.

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Feb 26 2018

3mins

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What CAN'T an Immigration Lawyer Do?

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Welcome to The Immigration Answers Show!

What CAN'T an immigration lawyer do? Are we magicians? Matchmakers? Headhunters?

Submit your questions at https://immigrationanswershow.com/ to have them answered on our show!

Thanks for listening!

Feb 23 2018

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iTunes Ratings

16 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Nodir

By Spieler von weit - Nov 14 2017
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Thank you Jim! It’s a great job!

Awesome new podcast

By Algadeery - Nov 11 2017
Read more
This new podcast is great. Thanks for doing it.