How to Change Your Mailing Address With Bank of America
Bank of America is a multinational investment bank that offers financial services all over the U.S. Founded in 1998 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the bank now has more than 43,000 branches and 1700 ATMs nationwide. Bank of America requires you to provide your mailing address to receive your credit card and other printed documents from the bank. In case of relocation, you need to update your address with the bank for communication convenience.
You need to apply with the United States Postal Service to change your mailing address. The address changing process is handled step by step, which might take a long time until fully processed. DoNotPay helps you hasten the process and immediately after application.
How Do I Change My Mailing Address With Bank of America?
The fastest and safest way to access your Bank of America documents and updates, and change your phone number, street address, or email address is by signing in to Online Banking.
If you have not signed up for Bank of America online banking, you can by:
- Calling Bank of America Customer Service at 800-432-1000
- Visiting any Bank of America financial center near you
How Do I Change My Mailing Address With USPS?
If you are relocating or changing your residence temporarily, it is important to change your mailing address to keep you posted after the move. You can change your mailing address completely or rent a box at your local post office.
To alert the post office of your relocation and initiate your USPS change of address process, you have two options: online and in person.
Change Your Address Online
Changing your mailing address online is the fastest and easiest alternative. Simply:
- Log onto the USPS official website
- Scroll to the "Time to Move" section and click on "Get Started"
- Click on "Change your Address"
- Fill out the information on the official USPS Change of Address® form
You will need a credit or debit card to pay the $1.10 identity verification fee. The identity verification fee prevents fraud and ensures that only the address owner can change it.
Request the Mover's Guide Packet in Person
If you cannot change your mailing address online, you can walk into the nearest USPS office and request a mover's guide packet. The mover's guide packet comes with a PS Form 3575, which you should fill out and give back to the attendant behind the counter.
Alternatively, you can drop the filled-in form into the letter mail slot inside the post office. USPS will mail you a confirmatory letter within five business days.
If you are only changing your address temporarily, do not apply for a new mailing address. Instead, ask for Hold Mail Services. Temporary mailing address, or hold mail services are not available in all post offices. Simply apply online as if you're changing the address permanently, but remember to check the temporary address box for convenience.
If your new USPS address is not working, or you need to reverse the changes, retrace your confirmation number from the letter or email you received and make a complaint through the following channels:
For a faster and more simplified way to file a complaint to USPS, use the DoNotPay’s File a Complaint product. The product allows you to file a complaint to any company within minutes and get an instant response from the company.
How Much Time Do I Have to File a Change of Address With USPS?
Although the mail forwarding might start with three days of application, the process is not complete yet. USPS typically takes 7-10 postal business days to process your address change application fully.
Each mail is forwarded as it comes, piece by piece. If you need your mailing address change to be fully processed by the time you move into your new neighborhood, you must submit your application for change at least 7-10 working days in advance.
Let DoNotPay Help You Change Your Bank of America Mailing Address Fast
Changing your mailing address with USPS is not an immediate process, as it takes up to two weeks to be fully processed. In the meantime, your bank might send you essential documents that need to be delivered urgently. To avoid the loss of important documents through mail, you should change your mailing address within the fastest time possible.
If you want to file a change of address but don't know where to start, DoNotPay has you covered in 5 easy steps:
- Tell us the new address and when you want to start forwarding your mail.
- Tell us who is moving (is it just you, your family, or your business).
- Select whether it's a temporary move or permanent.
- Add the option to extend your mail forwarding period beyond 12 months (you can get your mail delivered from your old address for up to 2.5 years)
- And that's it! DoNotPay will take care of the rest on your behalf. You should receive a confirmation email from USPS after your request is completed.
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