Yes, K3 can be expensive and take a long time. You should meet with an attorney. I offer consultations via Skype. If you have additional questions feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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I am not a big fan of the K-3 ... and, you are correct, it is a more expensive option.
Meet with an attorney, many of us use Skype for consultations.
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