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I'm on a J-1 Visa as an Au Pair. I just got engaged to an
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Guillermo-, again, i have a question about J1 visa. I
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Hello, I would like to arrange for a Filipino woman to work for me in my house under a J1 Visa that I could possibly marry after she is here as well. Is this arrangement possible? Thank you.… read more
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We live in California. We had an au pair from Germany. She
We live in California. We had an au pair from Germany. She was here for a year from Sep 2012 to Sep 2013. We would like to have an au pair again starting Sep 2014, but we prefer if our old au pair cou… read more
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We have found an au pair who was hired by another family in
We have found an au pair who was hired by another family in Pittsburgh through an agency who is here on a J1 Visa. She decided to leave her host family and was trying to get rematched with another fam… read more
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Hi, We have an Aupair from Brazil who is in her 2nd year.
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My girlfriend is currently an au pair in the US on a J-1 visa.
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Hi, I have difficult position right now and really need help. Let me explain my sit
Hi, I have difficult position right now and really need help. Let me explain my situation first. I'm an Au-pair with J-1 visa in NY for almost a year now. I have had an awful experience as living as a… read more
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