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Replacing A Damaged Passport

Damaged passport

Without passports people from our country would not be allowed to travel anywhere in the world. They are required for anyone who is traveling outside the United States for whatever reason. If you already have a passport, you must make sure it is in no way damaged or illegible. It is the same as money, no one is going to accept a bill that is torn up, and no one is going to accept a passport that is all beat up. If you have a damaged United States passport you will need to get aContinue

Why It’s Important To Replace A Damaged Passport

Damaged passport

If you think you are safe to travel with a damaged passport, think again. The best thing you can do is to keep it locked up in a bank vault or, failing that, a fireproof safe. If you need to prove your identity on a regular basis, find something other than your passport, like a driver’s license or government identity card. Protect It Why should you protect your passport from damage? You might think that the water damage from being run through the washing machine at is innocuous but it may not look that wayContinue

How To Replace A Damaged Passport

Damaged passport

Passports are the official documents used for travel purposes between countries. For this reason, those documents are usually required to be presented to border officials prior to crossing a border. Since they have to be scanned or read, passports should be treated with the utmost care to avoid damage. A damaged passport could present a problem on those occasions so it needs to be attended to. Reporting The Damage Depending on the extent of the damages to passports, they may not require a report to the authorities. However, because of possible rejection of the passportsContinue