Charlotte Moving Company 704-778-5433In addition to hiring a Charlotte moving company, it is also important to change your address when you move. With all of the chaos that usually surrounds moving, changing addresses often gets forgotten. To be settled into your new space, only to realize you haven’t been getting any of your mail, can create a needless headache.

“When you’re moving, you really have an enormous amount of stuff to remember and coordinate,” says Eric Snider of Moving Simplified. “It’s not surprising that something like changing your address can slip through the cracks. Furthering our goal of making your move as stress-free as possible, we try to remind all of our clients to do things like change their addresses.”

Below are a few tips from one of the top Charlotte moving companies, Moving Simplified, to help make changing your address as easy and stress-free as possible.

Tips for Changing Your Address

  • Charlotte Moving Company 704-778-5433Change your address with the Post Office. You can officially change your postal address online. Here’s a link to the online form for you to complete.
  • Change your contact address with any loans or credit cards you have. This is important to remember because missing monthly bills can have negative consequences with the providers.
  • Change you address on file with your bank. It’s also important to make sure your bank has a local branch near where you are moving. If it doesn’t, you need to consider changing banks. Some banks provide sufficient online services that it may not be necessary to have access to a physical location. For most people, though, you will want to have access to a local branch.
  • The Social Security Administration is another important place to have your correct address on file. Make sure you update your address with them.
  • Change your address with all of your utility companies, such as your electricity, gas, telephone, internet, water, and cable.
  • Make sure you have the shut-off and turn-on dates correct for your utilities. The last thing you want is to move into your new home, only to realize that you’ve miscalculated the dates and have no electricity or water.
  • Change your address with your insurance companies. This applies to homeowner’s, renter’s, health, and car insurances.
  • Make sure you change your address for all of your forms of identification, such as your driver’s license and passport.
  • Check all of your magazine subscriptions to make sure they are going to be forwarded to your new address.

To learn more about how Moving Simplified can help ensure you have a stress-free move, stress-free move, call Eric Snider at 704-778-5433 or use the contact form on our website. We look forward to showing you what a difference it makes when your moving company if solely focused on making your move as stress-free as possible!