Philippe Leybaert
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How to build credit history in the USA?
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It is possible to build a reasonable credit history and score in about six months, but you have to be careful what you do. Try to get a mortgage at a financial institution that has special programs ...

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Having a valid Visa to the US, should I also enroll for VWP before traveling to the US?
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11 votes

If you have any kind of valid U.S. Visa in your passport, you should not do ESTA. It wouldn't matter because whenever you have a valid visa, the VWP does not apply. If you are still waiting on your ...

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How long does the USCIS wait until running a lottery for H1-B visa?
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10 votes

When the cap is not reached within the first 5 business days, no lottery will be run. All applications will be accepted and processed (but not necessarily approved of course). Any applications ...

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Can you travel to the US on a ESTA to negotiate future work or collaborate as a freelancer?
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5 votes

Entering the U.S. on VWP for business, you can only do business in the U.S. You're not allowed to do any work, even if the work is billed by your employer at home. Activities allowed under the VWP ...

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Moving & temporarily storing heavy items Cross-Atlantic
3 votes

If you want to ship your stuff to the U.S. you can use air freight, which takes only a few days in transit and is not that expensive (I paid $500 to ship 800 pounds of stuff). So one option would be ...

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