I-129F Approved What Next

Novenmber 15, 2018

If you the sponsor have already received the Postal Delivery of the I-797 Notice of Action Approval Letter, then you can start working on the items below? (See Example of NOA2..)

 

Getting Started for interview:

This is for the sponsor and beneficiary to start working on now.

Proof of Ongoing Relationship

(YOU MAY NOT HAVE ALL THESE ITEMS BUT GET AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE TO BE USED FOR THE INTERVIEW)

Please remember that everything you do here should also be provided later on at the CFO Seminar. So it is important that you safeguard everything even after the U.S. Embassy interview.

 


Both Couples

Electronic Communication:
Saved emails to each other, FB messages or print screens, e-cards, viber, yahoo, Skype, WeChat, WhatsAp, anything save-able that can be printed? Interviewers, are now wanting to see a minimum of 100 emails. This means a total of 50 from the sponsor 50 from the beneficiary.

 

Postal Letters:
Any saved letters together with their envelopes or postcards. If you have any?
These tend to be very good evidence, however not many couples have any of these?

 

Phone Bill Records:

Sponsor provides these. All calls to the Philippines that show your fiancees phone number high light with yellow. If your fiancee called you, then high light her incoming calls with pink high lights.

 

Monetary Support:

Both of you might have accumulated receipts from sending and receiving money?
Western Union Money Gram, XOOM possibly some other sources? Both sponsor & beneficiary gather all receipts for the interview and CFO Seminar.

 

Gift receipts and photos:

If either one of you had sent gifts to each other and saved receipts for proof of purchase, receipts for deliver services and took pictures holding the package and pictures holding the gift, please provide all of those for interview and CFO Seminar.

 

Proof of meeting:

Best to have a scrapbook full of pictures of the couple together. Also an envelope filled with receipts accumulated on each trip for hotels, food, restaurant, gifts, transportation, airline stubs, trip itinerary etc..

 


Sponsors work on these

Here are some items that the sponsor can start preparing:

I-797:

I -797 Notice of Action Approval Letter: Go Hear to (Learn More..)

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

MNL CASE NUMBER:

While waiting for the US Embassy in Manila to receive your petition and create your case number. This can take up to 6 weeks possibly less? (Learn More..)

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

Passport:

Make photocopies of your US Passport biographic page & visa stamped pages from Philippines.

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

Birth Certificate:

Make her a photocopy of your birth certificate front and back.

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

Divorce decrees:

Only if applicable?
Make photocopies of your divorce decree(s) and or death certificate from previous marriage, regardless of how many marriages you have had?

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 


 

K1 Beneficiaries can work on these

 

Other Country Police Records:

If applicable: To all beneficiaries that have lived or worked in other Countries? If you where and OFW or perhaps married to another foreigner and living in their Country, then you may be required to provide “Police Records” from that Country? The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will require you to have police records of Countries lived in or worked in for at least (6) six months? Certain Countries are exempt yet others are not. The only wa that you will be able to procure other Country police records is to take photocopies of the I-797 Notice of Action Approval Letter. This is what is referred to as “The Requesting Authority” You will not be able to obtain such records without the NOA2.

 

2×2 passport style photos:

Please go and have made, 8 brand new 2×2 passport style photos to be used at st lukes and your US Embassy interview. (See specification here..)

 

Philippines Passport:

Please make 2 colored photocopies of your biographic page in your Philippines passport.

 

NBI Clearance:

Please go get NBI Clearance for USA Visa Travel. You must get NBI in all of your names ever used such as married names and maiden names. If you never had any other legal name other than your maiden name then you only need one NBI Clearance.

The U.S. Embassy only accepts NBI Clearance Certificates that are not more than 3 months old.

 

Birth Certificate PSA:

Please be sure to have (3) original PSA Bith Certificates.

The U.S. Embassy does not accept NSO anymore.

 

CENOMAR PSA:

Please get now (2) original PSA CERTIFICATE OF NO MARRIAGE CENOMAR.

If you been married before or had other legal names, then you must get CENOMAR for those also.

The U.S. Embassy only accepts CENOMARS that are not more than 3 months old.

 

Annulment DFA / PSA:

If applicable: You will use your “red ribbon” original and if you’re have any PSA bring those to the interview also.

 

Deat Certificate / PSA:

If applicable: You will need to have an original PSA Death Certificate of a previous husband or wife that is deceased.

 

DS-160:

K1 Applicants can begin work on this now.  It is an online non-immigrant visa application.

It requires a desktop computer or laptop because you need a minimum of 32 bit drive or 64 bit drive.

Most electronic devices such as smart phones and ipads are not properly suitable to complete the DS-160.

Only other person that’s allowed to help with this is the sponsor so who ever does this please carefully follow instructions as this could take some time to do correctly?

Please learn more about how to do your DS-160 (Go Here..)

Start a brand new DS-160 (Go Here..)

 

Case Files:

This page, you should get familiar with? You will eventually put these together but not until you have everything (Learn More go here..)

 


 

THINGS WE CANNOT DO YET UNTIL THE MNL CASE NUMBER IS IN HAND

 

  • Cannot pay the non-immigrant visa application fee of $265. at BPI
  • Cannot schedule U.S. Embassy interview yet
  • Cannot do st. luke’s medical yet
  • Cannot work on the st. luke’s medical form yet
  • Cannot work on st. luke’s or interview case files yet
  • Cannot do our case file / mock interview online yet

 


 

Sponsors should email their coach the below information

 

Evidence:
The US Embassy interviewer is going to need supporting evidence from you in order to be sure that you have enough income to support your K1 Beneficiary upon her arrival into the United States?

 

Annual Income:
I need you to email me what you’re  “ADJUSTED GROSS” earnings was for the previous tax year? Or if you are tax exempt, then email me the amount you are earning per tax year?

 

Income Records:
Do you have any records / supporting documents that show where your income is coming from?
Tax records / W-2’s / Social Security / Diasabilty / Self employment?

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

Bank Checking:
You will have to provide all of checking account statements for the past 12 months.

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

Bank Savings:
If applicable:
Do you have a US Saving account with a substantial amount in it? If so please provide statements going back one year. This is only for sponsors who fall short of meeting the poverty guidelines.

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

Real Estate:
If applicable:
Do you own your house or land in case you need that for assets? If so then you need to provide supporting documents to validate your wonership? This is only for sponsors who fall short of meeting the poverty guidelines.

All sponsors should make a nice even scanned copy of this and email it to your beneficiary to print out.

 

I-134:
The above information is needed, so that we can complete your I-134 Affidavit of Support to email you.