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Visa Scams - Your Ultimate Guide to Identify Red flags!

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Finding reliable guidance is a tough task for a visa applicant. Some of us might find it difficult to distinguish between authentic and fraudulent information and advice. Falling for visa scams or misinformation can cost you financial loss, time and identity theft.


How can you tell a fake visa agent?

Thinking about visa scams and how to protect yourself? you first need to identify Red flags. Here are some of them to be vigilant about.

Guaranteed Outcome

Anyone promising you something too good to be true is probably not true. No one other than the state department can assess the success of a visa application. A guaranteed visa is a bogus term.

Scammers Posing As Government Officials

Visa scammers make blind shots by calling, emailing or sometimes even impersonating government officials. They come up with apparently genuine problems and demand money to do the inside job or even falsely threaten denial of visa applications or deportation.

Contacts and Links

To lure applicants into their trap, people might offer to make use of made-up contacts or links to expedite the visa process. However, they can only use these contacts (only on rare occasions) to get updates on visa applications.

Provision of illegal documents

Suppose anyone offers to provide a forged document to complete your visa application. Do not agree. This is illegal and can cause serious trouble; you can be jailed for forgery or a lifetime ban on a visa if you are applying from abroad.


How to Avoid Getting Scammed?


Always do your homework and gather detailed firsthand information about the application process and more before approaching an expert advisor or consultant. It allows you to see if there is any incoherence.

You might be offered visa packages with considerably very low costs. However lucrative these offers might seem, always do your comprehensive research, ask questions and read customers' reviews before you opt in.


Are there fake visa websites?

False e-visa websites may claim to offer faster application processing times in exchange for a fee. These are bogus offers that should be avoided. To avoid this, always search for the authentic government website and then apply for an e-visa.


Trusted professional services

Trusted services may sound costly. But since they have been in the business for a long time, they have gained a reputation and ample experience to provide one window solutions from the beginning of visa application to payments and legal assistance till the end. Along with eradicating any chance of getting scammed and increasing the probability of a successful application.


Always Consult an Expert

Making use of the expertise gained by years of experience. Having a global presence of partner agents, being fully up to date with all kinds of visa policies. Bringing all stakeholders under one platform, including legal aid, opting for trusted visa consultants is most likely the best end to end solution for visa applicants safeguarding their time, money, data privacy and a high percentage of success. 

Visa consultancy services are available for immigration, work, study, tourism and other categories. The use of online visa consultants helps you overcome any chances of getting scammed. Once you have chosen a trusted consultancy, generally, they do take over your worries. 

If in an unfortunate situation you are caught in a visa scam or doubt any single process. Please contact concerned authorities contributing to their ongoing struggle against fraudulent activities.


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