Start Updating your green card

Updating your green card

Check the State Department’s DV lottery site to learn more about the program. government is the exclusive operator of the DV program. If you are a refugee or asylee within the past two years, you can petition for certain family members to obtain refugee or asylee status. If you have a Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), or are a foreign citizen living in the U.

The Social Security Card with “Valid For Work Only With DHS Authorization” I received after we got married.

This was under my Maiden Name exactly as how it was on my I-94.

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The Social Security Card with “Valid For Work Only With DHS Authorization” I received after I got my EAD / Work Permit.

This was under my Married Name exactly as how it was on EAD/AP Combo Card.

Presson ( At first, when I showed up at the SSA Office and talked to the SSA Employee, she said my Social Security Card was ok, and I should be able to use it WITH my Green Card.

But I told her, I’ve read their policy manual online and showed her the printed copies with highlights that I’m due to update my card when I change my Immigration Status, now that I am a Permanent Resident.

To illustrate, I have here the Social Security Card that I received right after getting married.