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How do you let the post office know that you've moved and need to forward your mail?

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HuntersMom25

Asked by HuntersMom25 at 10:32 AM on Sep. 30, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • either online t their website, t costs a dollar though, or at your new or old post office you fill out a form. That way is free and you get a bunch of coupons too
    lasombrs

    Answer by lasombrs at 10:33 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • Pick up a form that you fill out and turn in to your post office. You can check online in case you can do it that way, but the only way I've done it is to go get the form from the post office.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 10:33 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • go in and ask for a form to forward your mail....
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 10:33 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • You may be able to do it online, but I always go to the post office, they have a change of address card for you to fill out, with cards to send to any important companies as well. I think they will forward for up to a year.
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 10:33 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • Agree with above poster. Or have your mailman bring you a change of address form next time he comes.
    mamaada

    Answer by mamaada at 10:34 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • You go in and fill out a change of address form. Or you may be able to do it online.
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 10:34 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • i thought i could just pick up a form at the post office this time but they say it's all online now. Doesn't hurt to drop in and check though.
    keisha613

    Answer by keisha613 at 10:35 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • They have a form you can fill out. It's really useful. If you want to list people individually and have a blanket form for the last name, use two forms. We didn't do this once and some of our mail didn't forward.

    Once you've moved, start telling the companies about the move because forwarding service doesn't last forever.
    tyheamma

    Answer by tyheamma at 10:37 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • Go to the post office where you lived previously and they have a form you can fill out.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 11:41 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • There are change of address packets at the back of the post office (inside) They are looking like an envelope and ave deals in there for you as well. If you dont see it ask them for the Change of adress packets are.
    pumpkindreams

    Answer by pumpkindreams at 12:07 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

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