You might think that, when you move, all you need to do is change your address with the post office and utilities — but there are many more people who need to know that you’ve shifted locations. This checklist will make sure that everyone is updated and none of your mail gets lost in transit.
credit reporting agencies
insurance companies — auto, home, medical, dental, disability, life
lenders — mortgage, auto, student loan, home equity
your state Department of Revenue and the IRS
Department of Motor Vehicles
Secretary of State, business license office — for small businesses
magazine and other subscriptions
children’s extracurricular activities
PTA, neighborhood association, other community groups
licensing and certification boards
physicians and veterinarians
cleaning and lawn care services
baby and pet sitters
telephone and cellular phone service
cable or satelite dish
water and sewer
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Ramona Creel is an award-winning 15-year veteran organizer and member of the National Association Of Professional Organizers. As well as having birthed “The A-To-Z Of Getting Organized,” Ramona is also the author of “The Professional Organizer’s Bible: A Slightly Irreverent And Completely Unorthodox Guide For Turning Clutter Into A Career”—and the creator of more than 200 “quick-start” business tools and templates for use by productivity professionals. She writes seven different blogs, has worked with hundreds of clients, and has delivered scores of presentations on getting organized. Ramona resides on the roads of America as a full-time RVer—living and working in a 29-foot Airstream. Learn more at and RamonaCreel.com.
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