There is a lot of work involved with moving to a new home. Finding the right home to move to can be a challenged, especially when you are looking for something that meets your needs at a price you can afford. Plus, packing everything you own and moving it to a new location is a huge undertaking in its own right. Then when you move you are also going to have to move your utilities with you. You do not want to have to pay an electric bill on a place you do not live, and you do not want to have to go to long without the internet. Plus, you want to make sure important information is not mailed to a place you moved out of. This is why speaking with someone at the post office about doing mail forwarding is something you are going to want to consider doing.
Although sending an email is a much easier way to communicate with another person, there is a lot of important things that are sent through the mail. You may get a communication from the city government about renewing your plates before they expire, or about a parking ticket you need to pay. Missing this type of communication can make it so you have to pay late fees and cause a lot of trouble in your life. You can be sure anything that was sent to your old address makes it to the correct location when you are doing mail forwarding.
There are two ways you are going to be able to start mail forwarding from your old address to your new one. You are going to be able to go to the local post office and fill out a change of address form to do mail forwarding. This form is also going to be available to you on the post office’s website, but there is a convenience fee you need to pay to verify your identity.
When you do mail forwarding there are going to be several things that will not be sent to your new address. Packages that are send through a shipping company rather than the post office will not be sent to your new address. Plus, the post office is only going to forward mail to your new address if your name is on it, items that are not addressed to you will not be forwarded.
When moving to a new address, you are going to have a lot of things you will need to deal with. Missing mail that was sent to your old address can cause issues in your life. You are going to be able to get everything you need sent to your new home when you contact the post office about mail forwarding.