Moving to Florida
Have you recently moved to Florida, the Sunshine State? Don’t forget that you must update your address within 10 days if moving within Florida. Don’t worry. Changing your address couldn’t be any easier now that you can change it from the comfort of your home and do it all online.
What about if you are planning to move soon and need to update your mailing address through the United States Postal Service (USPS)? No Worries! The USPS have actually come a long way for residents to do this and even have a convenient website to change it. You can even get coupons that you can choose from that will help you with your move and even home improvements in your new place.
Online Change of Address
Changing your address online is the quickest and easiest way to change your address, but you should be aware that there is a $1 fee to do this (as of Aug 2018). For this fee, you’re required to use a debit or credit card which helps the post office verify your identity. After all, they want to make sure you’re the one who is making the change! As you prepare for or finalize a move, you might see a lot of companies advertising that they will change your address for you. Be wary! They’ll charge you about $40 for something you can do on your own for $1. Change Your Address Online
At the Post Office:
If you prefer to handle your business face-to-face, you can change your address by going into the post office and requesting a Mover’s Guide Packet. Inside the packet is a form you can fill out and give to the postal worker. In five business days, you’ll get a confirmation letter at your new address! Simple.