Immigration Fraud Hurts Everyone
Did You Know? USCIS Forms and InfoPass Appointments are Free
All too often, free services offered by USCIS are sold to unsuspecting individuals by those seeking to make a quick profit. This is frequently true of forms and InfoPass appointments. You can download USCIS forms for free on our website. You may also order hard copies by mail free of charge. Scheduling an InfoPass appointment is also free and you can do so online in a dozen languages. Don't be taken advantage of by predators looking to make a quick buck at your expense
FTC Offers Facts to Help U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery Applicants Avoid Fraud
The Federal Trade Commission is offering information to help prospective immigrants avoid fraud when seeking green cards -- the right to live in the Unites States permanently. Even though the U.S. State Department's Diversity Immigrant Visa (DV) program is free and the agency does not authorize any other organization to notify applicants about the application process, some fraudulent businesses and lawyers charge substantial fees and misrepresent their "services."
Immigration Document Scams Hurt Those Trying to Do the Right Thing
We often forget just what it means to have driver's license and social security card. Unfortunately, the scammers of the world haven't forgotten. A rapidly growing area of fraud in the U.S. involves taking advantage of those needing help with immigration processes.
Page Last Reviewed or Updated: May 16, 2013
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