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Is it possible to get my passport without birth certificate? 
I am going on a cruise and not sure if I need a passport or not. But if I do I'm kind of worried now. I lost my birth certificate and looked everywhere …

Denied Passport in Florida Due to Child Support Not rated yet
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Can I travel with passport that's about to expire? Not rated yet
Do you know if there is a law about traveling with a passport that is going to expire soon? I've never heard of this until recently. I think it's pretty …

Signed my US passport incorrectly Not rated yet
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Should I destroy the passport of family member that passed away? Not rated yet
My grandmother who lived with us, passed away recently. All of her stuff is here in our home and we plan on putting it into storage for now. But I came …

How can you get a passport card without RFID? Not rated yet
Maybe you can help me out with this, I really don't want my passport card to be giving off radio frequency. Isn't that an easy way for criminals to get …

Applying for passports - Where do I go to apply for a passport? Not rated yet
I read an answer you gave in another question here and it's wrong. The answer I read said I could apply at my local post office. I called them and they …

How should I expedite my US passport? Not rated yet
Is it better for me to make appointment to the passport agency in person or send it by overnight mail. I have emergency travel coming up out of nowhere, …

Passport requirements for children - What name to use? Not rated yet
On the passport application what name do I put? My son is only 9 years old so I'm doing the requirements and application for him. Since he is underage …

Where to get a passport photo for US citizens Not rated yet
Is it a problem to take our own photos at home with a digital camera? I don't know where to get our passport photos and we need to apply soon. Any help …

If I were to get a passport for someone Not rated yet
Hi, really needing to know if it is at all possible to apply for a passport on someone else's behalf. My cousin made a dumb mistake when he was younger …

Confused about Child Passport expedite options Not rated yet
This is getting too frustrating trying to figure out which fees I need to pay and how much it will all be. My children need to get their passports expedited …

Is the passport card good for air travel? Not rated yet
Hello, can you tell me the exact benefits of the passport card? I will be traveling frequently back and forth from the US to Canada. Most of the time I …

Expired Passport - Are US citizens able to travel to Puerto Rico? Not rated yet
Would I be able to get in and out of Puerto Rico without a passport? My family wants to go for vacation there but I have an expired passport. I guess I …

Where can I go cruising without passport? Not rated yet
I don't have a valid US passport right now and I'm not going to be eligible for one for some time because of personal reasons. Since I can't get one right …

Water damaged passport replacement Not rated yet
So I somehow ended up accidentally getting my passport put into the wash with my clothes. It looks pretty much completely ruined. I need to know if I should …

Does a road trip to Mexico require a US passport? Not rated yet
Me and my friends are planning to take a road trip down to Mexico this summer. I've heard that if you fly into and out of Mexico from the US then you need …

Need our passport applications to be expedited Not rated yet
Hi, we unfortunately already turned in our passport applications to the USPS. That was already over a month ago and our vacation is right around the corner. …

how to update change name in passport? Not rated yet
hello, my name is Hirak and I want to change my passport's name to Hirakkumar from Hirak. All my academics certificate contains Hirakkumar. And I also …

Change of address for passports? Not rated yet
Do you know if we should notify the passport agency if we are changing addresses? We are going to move and don't know if our move needs to be reported …

Do I need a Passport to fly over water? Not rated yet
We are going on a tour of Hawaii and flying there from Kansas. We have never flown overseas before so not sure if we need a passport or not, sorry thanks …

We are going on vacation, do we need passports Caribbean cruise? Not rated yet
Hi, I am not entirely sure if passports are required or not if you are just going on a cruise. My family and I are going and everyone either doesn't have …

My son's passport is expired, does he need another child passport? Not rated yet
My son is 14 years old and his passport is expired. We have booked our trip already but need to get his passport renewed soon. Do we have to renew it or …

How do I get a passport name change done quickly? Not rated yet
I will be heading off to Europe vacation soon. Was wondering if it's a good idea to go with my passport that has my maiden name in it. I'm married now …

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The Passport Agency didn't send back my old passport Not rated yet
About five or six weeks ago I sent my old passport with everything else to get a passport renewal. I just received my new passport the other day and I …

Help please, my passport application got rejected because of child support Not rated yet
They say I am behind on payments, that is complete bull! I was behind briefly a couple of years ago but everything has been fine for a long time now. What …

Passport Renewal question, I'm worried about the process since I'm an expat Not rated yet
When I checked my passport the other day I was shocked to see it's expiring very soon. I need to get it renewed especially since I am traveling later this …

I need help with renewing my passport Not rated yet
Right now I am about to go on vacation to Hong Kong and mainland China. I went to apply for the China visa and the person helping me was so rude! She gave …

New US Passport - Can I get a passport if I am a permanent resident? Not rated yet
Hello, I have been living in America for a while and now have enough money to travel outside the country. I want to go to Chile for vacation and to visit …

Alternative to USPS Expedite Passport Not rated yet
Some people do not know until they are about to travel that their passport is expired or about to expire. So this puts them into the category of "urgent …

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