Easy Name Change Kit

The kit for all name change reasons!

Everything you need

Our kit provides easy to follow instructions with ready to send name change notifications. You'll save weeks getting your name updated with all the necessary organizations!

Established in 2008, we’ve helped over 1 million people worldwide change names


How it works



Printed & posted kit
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Print at home kit



Select companies to notify
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Personalise forms (optional)



Instant download
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Optional printed service



Attach proof listed
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Sign & Send!


Order your kit


$ 79
  • Ready to send forms & letters
  • Ready to forward emails
  • Personalized checklist & guide
  • Instant Download
  • Money back guarantee
  • Priority printed and posted to your door
  • Handy folder & all envelopes
  • 3 stamped envelopes


$ 39
  • Ready to send forms & letters
  • Ready to forward emails
  • Personalized checklist & guide
  • Instant download
  • Money back guarantee
  • Priority printed and posted to your door
  • Handy folder & all envelopes
  • 3 stamped envelopes

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Why are you changing names?

Married Name Change

Divorce Name Change

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Married Name Change

Congratulations! You can start using and signing your married name straight away! Get your records and accounts updated when you have your wedding certificate, which is usually ready about 2 weeks later. Discover what married names you can take and what which companies to notify first. Not ready to change names yet?  Use our reminder service

All you need is your marriage certificate. Some places must be updated in person, some need you to send a request in writing. We explain what to send where.

How to change names after marriage

If you have the legal right to permanently reside in the USA you can change names here too. There’s no special ‘registration’ of your new name, just starting using it! Use our ready to send notifications to update your records.

Name change for permanent residents and non-citizens.

You can take your spouse’s surname even if you were married overseas. Apply for your official foreign marriage certificate, then attach to our notifications and send. 

Name change when married overseas

Make the SSA your first priority! Download and file the SSA name change form as part of any kit. Once your name change is confirmed send off all other notifications.

Married name change with the SSA.

Religious vs government marriage certificate? You may need to order your official certificate from the county clerk as not all organizations accept a religious certificate.

Order / reorder your marriage certificate

It’s not always as black and white as your surname or your spouse’s surname. You have a few more options. The same name change options are available to either spouse.

What are my married name options?


It is possible to keep your maiden name as a middle name but you should first be aware of your state’s law. You may need to state your preferred name when filing for your wedding license.

Moving your maiden name to a middle name.

If you’ve just married and are traveling soon there are considerations to the timings for your new passport application. Is it OK to travel with a passport in your former name? And which form do you need to complete?

Passport name change after marriage

Want to do your own name change research and paperwork? Create your beautiful & personalized checklist with all the companies you may need to notify from our extensive database!

FREE interactive married name change checklist!

Divorce Name Change

Ready to ditch that name? We’re here to help! Chances are you have an order restoring your former name or a divorce decree listing both names, which is all you’ll need. Simply attach a copy to our notifications and send! If you didn’t request a name change order when you divorced you may still be able to change names without further filing.

If you’re divorced then you may already have all the documents needed to start changing names! Each company has a different process, but we’ll help get your paperwork sorted in just minutes.

How do I change names after divorce?

The SSA allows you to revert to your prior name after divorce. It’s preferred you have an order restoring your former name or a divorce order listing both names. If not, you can show additional documents.

Change names with the SSA after divorce

Having a court issued name change order is the simplest way to change names. It’s still possible to change names without this but the process can be tricky.

Name change documents needed after divorce

Unlike changing names from marriage, reverting to your former name without being divorced can be difficult. It requires a separate legal proceeding and is best avoided if you’re in the process of divorcing.

Going back to your former name before being divorced

There’s different forms to complete depending when your passport was issued and if you have a court order. If you have an order restoring your former name and your passport was issued more than a year ago, complete form DS-82.

Passport name change after divorce

Short on funds and need a hand? Build your custom name change checklist and choose your organizations from our extensive database! Be sure you have all the places you need and keep track of your progress. 

FREE divorce name change checklist

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Do you have a tricky history of name changes? Maybe you were born overseas or live between 2 countries? Short on proof? We are the experts and have the answers! You can also access our free downloadable name change checklist so you can do it yourself, and at the same time get an idea of how much time we could save you!

Changing names on your social security card is a simple process and it’s free. Most people apply in person to save mailing original identity documents.

How do I change names with Social Security?

All state DMVs need you to apply in person. Be prepared for a lengthy wait and pack a suitcase of documents. There are different requirements for a standard license versus REAL ID. It can be a challenging process if you are not prepared.

How do I change names with the DMV?

There are different forms depending when your passport was issued and what proof documents you have. Be sure to complete the correct one based on your name change situation.

How do I change the name on my passport?

Voter records are centralized, so you can change at either state or national level. It’s usually easiest to elect your voter registration is updated when you attend a DMV location or else get the form here.

How do I change names on my voter registration?

IRS don’t need to be notified of name changes as records are pulled from the SSA. However there are some other considerations.

How to change names with the IRS

The experience of changing names in your home country while residing abroad will be different for everyone. It depends on the policy of each organization where you hold an account, record or membership.

Can I change names if I am residing abroad?

It’s simple to change your name on Facebook and should only take a few minutes. Follow these steps.

Learn how to change names on Facebook

You can change names online once logged in. A change from marriage, divorce or legally will require a proof document to be uploaded.

How to change names with PayPal

Every company has a different process. It takes hours to call around and figure it out. We’ve done the research for you! Look up your companies here and see what process to follow and proof to provide.

Name change procedures for popular US companies

We bring you the world’s best FREE name change checklist. You won’t miss any places! It’s not a generic list – we give you each company, broken into 15 categories. 

Check off the places you need and we’ll send you a FREE customized name change checklist!

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Easiest name change process ever. Gen was always available, helpful, and quick to respond. Would highly recommend if you want to make your life easier.

Stefanie Le Lievre

I had put off changing my name for so long, because I just had no idea where to start. Easy namechange made it so easy and I would definitely recommend them.

Elizabeth S

Well worth the cost. Invest a bit of time before selecting the organisations you need to inform of your name change. Their customer support is great, they really will do their best.


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