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2 H1B Dropbox Visa Stamping Experiences Bangalore, Kolkata

In US Visa Stamping Experiences by KumarUpdated : 44 Comments

Couple of our readers Mohit Kumar, Tarun submitted their recent H1B Dropbox Experience. Congrats on their approvals and Thanks to Mohit and Tarun for taking time to write it for our readers These are short quick read for anyone going to Bangalore or Kolkata for submission. You can share your experience here —————————————————————— Bangalore Experience by Mohit Background:  I was …

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USCIS Guidance for H1B, L1 Fee Increase ($4000) until 2025

In H1B Visa by KumarUpdated : 42 Comments

As many of you know, President Obama signed Omnibus Bill on December 18th, 2015 that increases the H1B and L1 Fee by $4000 and $4500. Though it was signed in December, USCIS did not release any official guidance immediately as it takes time for the process. Anyways, today USCIS released official press note indicating the law details and how it …

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How to Apply for H1B Visa Application with USCIS? Process? Plan?

In H1B Visa by KumarUpdated : 64 Comments

It amazes me how soon the H1B Visa seasons fly by…while some are still waiting for their H1B petition decision due to RFEs… With H1B lottery situations since year 2013 (Read H1B Cap reach Dates History from 2000) , careful planning will let you avoid all the last minute issues. With the amount of applications received over the past few years, …

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For The Movie Maniac

In Living in US by SaurabhUpdated : 3 Comments

First the disclosure – I am a movie maniac. I love to watch both Bollywood and Hollywood films whenever I am not on this blog 🙂 There are so many viewing options available that at times it confuses me where to go. Theater 1. I usually go to Costco to buy AMC or Century Theaters tickets. They are sold for …

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Getting handle of your Credit Score as an Immigrant

In Personal Finance by SaurabhUpdated : Leave a Comment

In US, credit score can either be a boon or a bane. Having a good credit score opens up access to cheaper mortgage rates, better credit cards and comfortable auto loans. Absence of one can cause the opposite. As an immigrant, one has no prior credit history. Lack of credit history is not seen favorably by several financial institutions and …

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RedBus2US in Review 2015 – Happy New Year 2016 !

In Misc Posts by KumarUpdated : 10 Comments

It just amazes me, how fast things go by…RedBus2US was started on September 30, 2009 as a small personal blog with no audience on blogger…it has been over 6 years….today, it is the destination every day for at least 10,000 students and professionals aspiring to study, live and work in US….It seems like yesterday that we started, but it has …