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US Embassy warns about scammers, ‘visa services’


The US Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and the OECS is encouraging all individuals applying for a non-immigrant visa to access the application and scheduling links directly from the Embassy’s webpage,  

Scammers and “visa services” often target unsuspecting applicants. The US Embassy regularly receives reports of applicants unknowingly using non-US Embassy affiliated websites, resulting in applicants losing funds and being unable to schedule interview appointments. The US Embassy is not able to provide refunds for money spent on non-US Embassy affiliated websites,” a release from the Embassy said. 

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