USCIS – Common Immigration Scams

USCIS now has a web page listing names and descriptions of common immigration scams that they have found. This is not a complete list of immigration scams but it gives you a good idea of what is happening and to keep your eyes open!


List of Common Immigration Scams:

  • TPS Re-registration Scams
  • Immigration Scam in India
  • Form I-9 and Email Scams
  • “Notarios Publicos”
  • Payments by Phone or Email
  • Winning the Visa Lottery
  • Scam Websites
  • Job Offers
  • Scams Targeting Students


To read complete descriptions, please review USCIS Web Page, Common Scams!



Source of Information:, 12/11/17, Web Page:

Common Scams, 3/9/18, Web Page:

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