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Find tips and resources on how to hire movers for domestic and international moves, avoid and report moving fraud, and how to change your mailing address.

to change your address online.
  • This is the fastest and easiest way, and you immediately get an email confirming the change.
  • There is a $1.05 charge to change your address online. You will need a credit or debit card and a valid email address. The $1.05 charge to your card is an identity verification fee to prevent fraud and make sure you're the one making the change.
  • Warning: You don't need to pay a separate company to change your address. Scammers may charge $40 or more to do what you can do for just $1.05 using the .
  • Go to your and request a Mover/s Guide packet.
    • Inside the packet is PS Form 3575. Fill out this change of address form and give it to a postal worker behind the counter. Or, drop it into the letter mail slot inside the post office.
    • You should receive a confirmation letter at your new address in five business days.
  • How to Temporarily Change Your Mailing Address or Hold Your Mail at a Post Office

    • You can ask your local post office to temporarily change your address. .
    • Your local post office may be able to hold your mail for a short period of time, such as during a vacation. However, this service is not available at all post offices.

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    How to Change or Cancel Your Request

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtIf you want to cancel or make any changes to your change of address request, you will need your confirmation number. Find that number on the letter or email you received when you made the initial request. .

    Change Your Address with Other Government Agencies

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtOther federal and state agencies to contact when changing your address include:

      • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)  – if you are expecting a tax refund or other mail. You can also change your address with the IRS by writing your new address in the appropriate boxes on your tax return when you file.

      • Social Security Administration (SSA) – Change your address online using your account. This applies if you get Social Security retirement, survivors, or disability benefits. Or, you can change your address using your my Social Security account if you’re enrolled in Medicare. If you don't receive Social Security benefits or Medicare or you want to change your address by phone or in person, .

      • Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) – if you are a veteran who receives benefit payments or you want to update your records.

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtU.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) – within 10 days of a move if you are a non-U.S. citizen who is required to register your address.

      • State Motor Vehicle Agencies – Contact your stateKết quả xổ số hôm nay tốt to change your address on your driver's license or motor vehicle registration.

      • State Election Offices – You may need to contact your state election office to change your address on your voter registration record. See how to change your voter registration information

    How to Rent or Renew a Post Office Box

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    How to File a Complaint About a Post Office 

    Learn how to file a complaint with the U.S. Postal Service.

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  • If you have an issue with a move across state lines, .

  • If you have a complaint about an intrastate move (a move within the boundaries of a state), contact your.

  • File a report using the .

  • How to Hire a Mover and Protect Yourself

    Get tools from to help you protect yourself against moving fraud. Keep these tips in mind to avoid moving scams:

    Do

    • Get a company representative to come to your home for a realistic estimate of the move.

    • Get a written estimate from several movers. In general, estimates are based on time, the number of movers needed, who does the packing, and the number of rooms to be moved.

    • Verify that the company is insured in case your goods are damaged during the move.

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtAsk for the company’s U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) number and to check if the company is registered.

    • Reach out to your local, county, or state consumer affairs agency or state attorney generalKết quả xổ số hôm nay tốt to see if there is a complaint record.

    Don’t

    • Don’t accept an estimate over the phone.

    • Don’t sign a blank contract.

    • Don’t pay for the move in advance or in cash.

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtDon’t let movers start packing your goods into the truck without reviewing the contract and estimate again. Do this before the move starts.

    Get Help With International Moves

    Get tips and resources about moving to another country.

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtOverseas moving estimates are based in part on how much space (cubic volume) your household goods occupy in a shipping container.

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtInternational moving may involve customs and import regulations.  Learn more by contacting you are relocating to. 

    • Before selecting a mover, make sure the company has a number. All legitimate international movers will have an FMC number.

    • You can file a complaint with the FMC’s .

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    Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtLast Updated: July 23, 2020

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