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Moving Checklist

Checklist  Give Address Change To:
Post office
Charge Accounts and Credit Cards
Magazine & Newspaper Subscriptions: Requires several weeks
Friends & Relatives

Get refunds on any deposits made

Checklist  Bank:
Transfer funds and arrange check cashing in your new city
Checklist  Insurance:
Notify company of new location for: Life, Health, Fire and Automobile insurance.
Checklist  Utility Companies:                                                                                     
Gas
Electric
Water
Telephone
Fuel
Checklist  Medical, Dental, Prescription Histories:
Ask Doctors & Dentists for referrals
Transfer needed prescriptions, eyeglasses, & X-rays
Obtain birth records, medical records, etc.
Checklist  Don’t Forget To:
Empty Freezer
Defrost Freezer & clean refrigerator. Place charcoal to dispel odors
Have appliances serviced for moving
Clean rugs or clothing before moving (have them wrapped before moving)
Check with your moving counselor
Insurance coverage, packing & unpacking labor, arrival day, various shipping papers, method and time of expected payment.
Checklist  On Moving Day:
Carry enough cash or traveler’s checks to cover cost of moving services and expenses until you make banking connections in the new city.
Carry jewelry and documents with you, or use registered mail.
Checklist  At Your New Address:
Plan for transporting pets; they are poor traveling companions if unhappy.
Double check closets, drawers and shelves to be sure they are empty.
Leave all old keys needed by new tenant or owner with Realtor™ or neighbor.
Check on service of telephone, gas, electricity and water.
Check pilot light on stove, water heater, incinerator and furnace
Have new address recorded on drivers license/apply for state driver’s license.
Register car within five days after arrival in state or a penalty may have to be paid when getting new license plates.
Register children in school.
Arrange for medical services: Doctor, Dentist, etc.

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