What are some of the things you can submit as “Proof of meeting” for the i129f packet?
Proof of meeting is one of the most important requirement in a k1 visa. You have to be able to prove that your relationship with your fiance is real. In order to do that, you must submit evidence to justify your relationship. The evidence that needs to be provided must show the date and time of your meeting, your name on the receipts, and location should be available on the evidence you are presenting. Samples of proof of meeting are below.
Pictures. One of the top things you can provide for proof of meeting is pictures. People automatically associate you as a couple if you are holding each other close smiling. But pictures are not the only thing you need.
Hotel Reservation Records/receipts. If you and your fiance have stayed in a hotel, then you can use hotel booking/receipt as an evidence. The hotel receipts will show the days of stay, date, name of the person who reserved the room and location of the hotel.
Restaurant receipts. You can also present restaurant receipts. Because it will show the person’s name paying the bill, the date and the location of the restaurant where you ate.
Bank statements. If you have a joint account or if your fiance is sending you money through the bank, you can present your bank statements. It will show that you and your fiance has had transactions with each other that validates that the relationship is genuine.
Remittance receipts. If you and your fiance prefers remittance, you can present receipts. Remittance transaction are faster than bank transactions. In the remittance receipts, both the sender and receiver’s names are present.
You can also provide other receipts that will show the date and your names such as train tickets, bus tickets, entrance fee tickets and other purchases you had made to use it as additional proof.