We received an I797E letter in the mail. Initially, we had provided our lease agreement, which has both our names, copies of our triple A cards that show that we are on the same account ,Christmas Cards from friends stating both our names, and a picture of us together.
However, we do not have any joint bank accounts, utility bills or credit cards. My name is XXXXX XXXXX of our utility bills as an authorized person to make changes. We do have a car with both are names on the insurance and a transfer on death issued to me. My husband has a transfer on death for his bank account and credit union safety deposit box. I have a cancelled cheque that indicates that he pays for my health insurance, plus a statement to show that I am on his dental plan. Both our names are XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX busters account. We both have our driver's license, which shows that we live at the same address. Would this be sufficient for supporting evidence? Should we try to get a joint bank account now?
Is this for a 2 year conditional card, or an I-751 removal of conditions?
This is for an I-751 removal of conditions!
It's a little too late to start opening accounts and things. About the only other thing I can suggest other than what you already have is getting affidavits (statements) signed and notarized by persons that know you, how they know you, and that they know that your Marriage is real and why they believe your marriage is real. Turn in 4 or 6 or more of those and that would definately help.
We do not know more than two people, which one of them lives in New York and only knows my husband by phone calls. Hence, the car title showing that it would be transferred on death and both our names on the insurance, would not be suffice? In addition, doesn't the person have to present to have the letter notorized saying that they know us. How valid would a letter be from a friend that only knows my husband via the telephone and has not met in person? My daugther lives in Florida and knows my husband, would that be valid? Again, how would she be able to get a lettr notorized without having us present?
You are making it extremely difficult. To have a notarized letter, only the person signing it needs to be present. Neither you nor your husband have to be present. If you have neighbors and friends, those count too. Co-workers also count. If they do not know both of you and can say nothing about your relationship, then they probably would not be helpful. As I said, you are making it very difficult. There isn't much more that I can suggest to prove your relationship. You should have been taking care of this for the last two years. You had plenty of time.
Your response was not helpful. I do not understand as to how I'am making this difficult. I was married before and never had my name on any utilities. In addition, my husband was married previously and never had his ex-wife's name on the utilities or bank accounts, credit cards.
Telling me what I should have done two years ago is not helping me at this time or giving me practical advise that can be used.
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