Are mail-order brides even legal?
International Marriage Broker Regulation Act (IMBRA) envisages strict rules for men who want to search for brides abroad. Mail order brides, when entering the States, are protected by The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). As you can see, mail order brides are legal in the USA.
Are there really mail-order brides?
Yes. The process has nearly 3,000 mail order bride agencies around the world and some 500 in the United States. Think of a dating service where the goal is more than just meeting others – its marriage. In the U.S., mail order bride services must follow the International Marriage Broker Regulation Act of 2005.
What documents do I need to marry in Colombia?
The requirements are: Copy of valid passport and Colombian ID. Copy of civil birth records with a valid note for marriage issued no later than three (3) months back. Certificate proving that foreigner is single in their home country to get married in Colombia.