Scams Against Immigrants

Whether you’re renewing your Green Card, becoming a citizen, or trying to choose the right forms, immigration issues can be complicated – and it’s important to do things right.  Use the resources on this page to help you spot and avoid scams, and find the right kind of help.

Resources in English

Scams Against Immigrants

Dealing with immigration issues? How to find the right person to help you.

Immigration Help

Questions and answers about how to get legitimate immigration help — and from whom.

Immigration Wallet Card

Pocket sized fold out flyer to help consumers spot and avoid scams that target immigrants.  Order free copies.

Diversity Visa Lottery Scams

The US government’s Green Card Lottery has important rules. Knowing the basics can help you avoid a scam that will hurt your chances.

Resources in Spanish

Estafas contra inmigrantes

¿Está lidiando con asuntos de inmigración? Cómo encontrar a la persona correcta para ayudarlo.

Ayuda para inmigrantes

Preguntas y respuestas sobre cómo conseguir ayuda legítima para casos de inmigración - y a quién recurrir.

Ayuda con asuntos de inmigración folleto para la billetera

Folleto para la billetera para reconocer estafas contra inmigrantes y aprender dónde conseguir ayuda legítima.

Estafas relacionadas a la Lotería de Visas de Diversidad

La lotería de Tarjetas de Residencia del gobierno de Estados Unidos tiene reglas importantes. Conocer cuáles son los requisitos básicos puede ayudarlo a evitar una estafa que perjudique sus probabilidades de ganar.

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Scams Against Immigrants: "Help" with Immigration Forms (0:29)

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Scams Against Immigrants: Ads and Promises (0:29)

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Scams Against Immigrants: Paying for (No) Help (3:27)

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Scams Against Immigrants: Notarios Can't Help You (0:29)

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Scams Against Immigrants: Know What You Sign (0:30)

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Scams Against Immigrants: Tips for Finding Real Help (0:29)

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