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Passport birth year does not match my license birth year

by Loraine
(Tampa, Fl., USA)

Question: My passport birth year does not match my license birth year. Will this be a problem traveling out of the country?

Answer: The information on your passport should match that on your license. However, rarely do you need to present your driver's license when entering a foreign country so it is likely that no agent would know the difference.

Having said that, you do run the risk of being denied entrance if, per chance, an agent does request additional photo ID.

To avoid this risk, we recommend you change the document which has the incorrect information. If that is your driver's license, you can visit the nearest DMV office to do this.

If the error is in your passport, click the link to view possible solutions.

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by: Darla

Question: When I first got my passport I was told it was cheaper to renew if it's not expired. Is that no longer true?

Question: When applying for a new passport book, you must pay both the application fee of $110 and the execution fee of $25. You only pay the application fee when applying for a renewal.

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