6 weeks before your move
-If you’re moving for business reasons
and your company is covering your expenses, determine
how much they’ll cover and what documentation
you will be required to provide.
-Begin making an extensive inventory list of your property.
By now, you should have sold your unwanted items at a yard sale
or donated them to charity, so everything in your home will
need to be included in the inventory. Include estimates of each
-Complete a change of address form at the post office. Also
submit a change of address to the IRS.
-Compile a list of people who will need to be informed of
your relocation, including any newspapers and magazines you
subscribe to as well as doctors, friends, and relatives.
-Start to plan meals using any frozen foods you may have.
-If you’ve made flight arrangements, confirm them at
this time. Also confirm any hotel and rental car reservations.