MAKE YOUR MOVE
The following checklist will help you prepare for the big day.
Arrange for a mover or moving truck (call early!)
Ask for referrals form friends
Get moving supplies
Cartons, tape, scissors, labels, markers
Packing material: newspaper, tissue, bubble wrap
Change your address
Complete a change of address card from the post office so they’ll know where to forward your mail. You’ll also want to notify other people directly.
Friends and relatives
Business associates (employer, insurance agent, bank, credit card companies)|
Professional contacts (attorney, accountant, doctor, dentist)
Magazines and publications (send a copy of your mailing label)
Other contacts (clubs, associations)
Settle financial matters
Cancel services and establish at new location
Cancel utilities and establish at new location
Contact schools and day care
Tie up loose ends
Tip: Now is a great time to donate, sell or dispose of unused items.