How Many Years is my Passport Validity For?

November 4, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

Time flies when you’re holding onto your passport and traveling the world.  Nevertheless, it is vital to be aware of your passport or family member’s passport validity and when it expires. Knowing this information can prevent any issues before planning a trip or traveling abroad. The issued date and expiration...


Should I Get a New Passport After a Name Change?

November 2, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

If you legally had a name change, you should change all your identification documents. That will include your passport so you can travel without any issues. The application and paperwork needed for changing a name on a passport depend on how long he or she has had the passport in...


When Should I Get a Passport Card?

November 1, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

If you are planning to travel somewhere very close to the US, a passport card at a glance might seem like the best option. It is smaller, inexpensive and more convenient than a traditional passport. Also, it is the same size of a credit card and can fit quite easily...


What Must I Do if My Passport is Lost, Stolen, or Damaged?

October 26, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

The process to replace a lost, stolen, or damaged passport is like what is needed to apply for a new passport. Replacing a Lost or Stolen Passport Having your passport lost or stolen is a terrifying and unlucky experience that causes you more energy, time, and money in the process....


The REAL ID Act: Why You Will Need One To Fly Soon

October 22, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

What is the REAL ID Act? Beginning October 1, 2020, every air traveler 18 years of age and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license, state-issued enhanced driver’s license, or passport to fly within the United States. The REAL ID Act was first passed by Congress in the wake...


How to do a Name Change for a Passport?

October 13, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

Changing a name is more common than you may think. The reasons for a name change can be from getting married, which is the most common, to getting a divorce or adopted. However, for a passport holder, applying for a new replacement after a name change can be a little...


How Fast Will My Passport Application Get Processed?

October 12, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

Most people are anxious to get a passport back in their hands as soon as possible for various reasons. It usually depends on when you are planning to travel. People are always renewing passports, applying for first-time passports or looking to replace a lost or stolen passport. It is imperative...


International Driving Permit: How To Get an IDP

October 10, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

What is an International Driving Permit? If you are traveling overseas and plan to rent a car, you will need to apply for an International Driving Permit. An International Driver's Permit (IDP) allows you to drive a vehicle in another country, as long as you also have a valid driver's...


Proof of Travel

October 9, 2023 | Posted By: Editor

Passports through the state department are currently taking 7-10 weeks to process, CIBT standard expedite is currently 3-5 weeks or 2-14 days expedite slots. The U.S. Department of State has 26 locations that issue same-day passports. To qualify for an expedited passport, you must travel within 14 days (or 30...