The 14 groups you absolutely must notify when you move

The most intimidating part of moving just might be notifying everyone that your address has changed. You’ll be telling your friends and family, obviously, as well as the post office, but who else do you have to notify, and when should they be told?

Fortunately, we’ve compiled a list of the 15 people and organizations you absolutely have to contact when you switch addresses. Taking some time at least two weeks before your moving date and letting them know your new address will save you a lot of headaches after you’ve moved.

1. Friends and Family

As previously stated, telling your friends and family that you’re moving is an obvious first step. Texting your new address is probably the most efficient way to send out your new information, but you can also print out homemade business cards for your less technologically-inclined relatives.


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