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I am on H1- now. My fiancée is now on F1-OPT after
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I am on F1 visa (OPT). I am out of job and looking for options to save 90 days of unemployment. I know its allowed for F1 students to start a business and be self employed. I want to know if this is a… read more
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Hi again, Considering my options, I was granted an H1B
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