How to Change Your Last Name After Marriage
In 8 Simple Steps
Get a certified copy of our marriage license from the Recorder of Deeds office.
Visit your local Social Security Administration Office to change your name so you can get a new Social Security card that reflects your new name.
Change your name at the Department of Motor Vehicles after you receive your new Social Security Card to get a new Driver's License.
Change your name on your Bank Accounts to keep your identity intact. Remember to request new check books, debit and credit cards too.
Change your name on your passport. It can take a while to get your passport processed so keep this in mind as you plan your travel plans out of the country.
Change your name and other relevant information at work. The changes will be made to your W-2, W-4, and deductions if needed.
Change your name and address (if applicable) with the United States Postal Service.
You will be required to re-register to vote.
Carolyn Burke | Officiant | 314.821.4844