If you're one of many Texas residents who happen to be an immigrant who traveled long distances to get here, you likely have already overcome numerous challenges in your journey. Once you successfully cross a U.S. border, you may encounter all sorts of issues that you must resolve in order to start building a new lifestyle. For instance, you have to have a place to live.
You may also be in need of employment, or maybe you came here through an employment-based visa and you need to meet with your employer and take care of paperwork and other issues to start your new job. Many immigrants work entry-level jobs when they first arrive in the United States. It's critical that you have all your immigration documents in order when you begin seeking paid employment. If a legal status problem arises, it's also important to know where to seek support.