Originally Posted by maanj
Me and my family have been in US for more than 5 years, and i am planning to bring my elder brother and his family to US.
He is 35 yrs, working as Civil engineer with 50K + salary. wife working. daughter 5 yrs.
Any recent experience, dos and donts, list of documents etc... any information to get visitor visa will be helpful
My brother and his family visited us 2 weeks ago on visitor's visa. Their entire US trip plan including applying for visitor visa, getting visa, travelling to US and back home (to India) happend in a month time (all heppend in June 2012). They came to US for 2 weeks. From my end, I have sent Invitation letter (notory not required) and my status documents, Bank statements of 6 months, Pay slips, W2s. BTW i am on H1 but got EAD. Let me know if you need any more info. I wish good luck.