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Getting to the US
J-1 Visa for Trainee & Interns
How to get a J-1 Visa
What is a “Sponsor”?
J-1 Visa Health Insurance Requirements
Actual Cost of Doing an Internship in the US
Trainee and Intern Maximum Program Lengths
Should You be Getting Paid and How Much?
Making Sure All Your Documents Match
Bringing Your Family with You
Where to Apply for Your Visa
Lost or Forgot your Documents?
US Survival Tips
For Trainees and Interns
What are the Adjacent Islands?
What is the “Grace Period”?
Extending Your Program
Vacation Days in the US
What to do if Your Passport was Lost or Stolen
Getting Around the US
How to Apply for a Social Security Number
Mobile Phones in the US
How to Properly Format Addresses in the US
Holidays in the US
Returning to the US
Thinking about doing another J-1 program?
The Two Year Rule
The “Other” Two Year Rule
Being A Tourist After The J-1
J-1 Trainees and Interns: W-2 or 1099?
How to Pay Someone Without a Social Security Number