Congratulations! You are finally married, could life be any better? The stress of the wedding is over and now your days can be spent making memories as a married couple and planning your future together. There is only one small catch - going from Miss to Mrs actually takes a bit more work when it involves changing your last name.
Here's a list of what comes next....
Get your official marriage certificate - once submitted, this can take up to 6 weeks.
Once your official marriage certificate arrives.....
Update your Social Security Card and Driver's License - you will need these two items to update everything else.
Update your finances...
- bank accounts
- credit cards
- investment accounts
- mortgage, lease, etc. - if needed
- human resources at your work
Update your bills....
- cell phone
- car title
- student loan(s)
- insurance - life, home/renters, auto, medical
- post office - if address changed
Update your legal/medical....
- doctor's office
- will or living trust - your parents may need to update theirs too
- Vet/pet microchip info - if needed
- voter's registration
any other legal documents
Update your personal accounts...
- online subscriptions
- print subscriptions
- library card
- alumni associations
- airline miles
- gym membership
- social networks