It's harder than ever to get into the United States. It's even harder to stay. This book helps you do both. Want to become a temporary or permanent resident of the United States? A citizen? You (and your loved ones) can. And the more you know, the better your chances. Inside is the invaluable information you must have to legally immigrate to the United States. Written by a top immigration lawyer, you'll discover how to avoid the traps that delay entry and how to use shortcuts that speed up the process, as well as: The easiest way to obtain and extend your visa Things that helpand hurtyour application An extensive guide to Internet resources on immigration law When you need a lawyer (and when you don't) A comprehensive nationwide listing of immigration assistance agencies Rules and rights for workers and employers Interview questions and answers used by INS examiners How much English you need to know to become a citizen Sample forms and step-by-step directions for filling them out And much more! This is the ultimate immigration resource for you, your family, and your loved ones. You won't just learn the rules of the immigration "game," you'll learn how to win with this invaluable, easy-to-follow reference guide.Wernick, Allan is the author of 'U.S. Immigration & Citizenship Your Complete Guide' with ISBN 9780761536284 and ISBN 0761536280.