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Pitfalls of Esta (published version)

This article was published in Seattle South Asian, February 2011. The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) was established in 2009 to screen Visa Waiver Program (VWP) applicants before allowing them to travel to the United States.  These prospective travelers are required to demonstrate their eligibility for the Visa Waiver Program by applying for travel[…]

DHS, CBP Remind Travelers ESTA Fee to Begin

Copied from the CBP website: Washington – U.S. Customs and Border Protection reminds Visa Waiver Program travelers the $14 fee for the Electronic System for Travel Authorization applications will begin Wednesday, Sept. 8.A fee of $4 will recover the costs incurred by CBP of providing and administering the ESTA system and is in addition to[…]