For the i 130 form is it necessary to have a joint bank account?

Asked 11 months ago - Chicago, IL

Currently am her country visiting so should i open one here .

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  1. Dhenu Mitesh Savla


    Contributor Level 17


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    Answered . There are other ways to prove a good faith marriage. Joint account is not required.

    Dhenu Savla, Esq.
    SwagatUSA, LLC

    This answer does not create an attorney-client relationship and is not meant to be relied upon as legal advice.
  2. Wendy Rebecca Barlow

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . It is not necessary to have a joint bank account. You need to keep in mind it is the quality of evidence to establish the marriage is bona fide not the quantity. For example, a joint bank account is worthless from an evidential standpoint if it is not actually used by the couple.

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  3. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . There are many credible ways to prove up a bona fide marriage. Speak with a reputable immigration counsel of your choice.

    DISCLAIMER The answer given above by the lawyer serves for educational purposes only and provides general... more

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