United States, 15th October: US Visa applicants are being warned against any online unscrupulous persons.
The US Diversity Visa Lottery will be issuing 50,000 visas. The US Diversity Visa Lottery was opened on 1st October, 2015.
US Green Card scheme—warnings against potential dangers—Applicants of US Green Card scheme have been given warnings against any potential threat from online unscrupulous persons.
<blockquote> US Green Card applicants are being warned to be wary of any unscrupulous persons online or fake emails. </blockquote>
All aspirants must apply only through the appropriate website of the US Department of State. All applications are free on this website. Unscrupulous schemes include websites posing as the official lottery website or emails offering fake promises regarding increasing the chances of getting a visa for some fee.
All aspirants for US Diversity Visa Lottery scheme need to note that the last date of applying is 3rd November, 2015.
Fake emails—Applicants or aspirants of US Diversity Visas must be wary of fake emails asking them to send money through Western Union to a fictitious person at some US embassy.
Any emails received informing applicants of being successful and asking them to pay for their application or some other fee need to be ignored. Unscrupulous persons claim they can increase an applicant’s probability of winning a lottery for some fee. However, there is no truth in this.
The US Department of State shall never give any notification to successful applicants by email.
When to check the status of US Diversity Visa application?—Applicants for US Diversity Visa applications can check their status of having been successful or otherwise by providing their person confirmation number at the official US Diversity Visa Lottery website from 3rd May, 2016.
One does not need to hire any lawyer for entering the US Diversity Visa Lottery scheme. You don’t need to contact any persons claiming themselves to be lawyers wanting to provide help for your application. Simply ignore such people.
Requirements for US Diversity Visa Lottery scheme—All aspirants for US Diversity Visa Lottery scheme must possess a secondary level education or a minimum of two-years work experience in the period of last five years in any occupation requiring a minimum of two years training/work experience.
In addition, they need to proof that they are self-sufficient and should not have been guilty of any crime. They must not have disobeyed US visa rules in the past.