How do you announce your name after getting married?
If you want, you can briefly mention the reason for the new name, especially if it is celebratory—for example, if you got married. However, avoid getting into too much detail. Remember that this is a professional email. Mention any email address change.
Is it necessary to change name on documents after marriage?
Your name is your own choice. The law does not mandate a man or a woman to change it necessarily. Hence you do not have to change your name in any official documentation like Aadhar card or PAN card after marriage.
Can I use my married name without legally changing it?
Most states allow one or both spouses to change their last names without a separate name change petition after getting married. You could choose to take your spouse’s last name, hyphenate your last names, or in some states, choose a new last name unrelated to either your name or your spouse’s name.
Should I change my name professionally?
Keep your surname professionally. Pros: It won’t affect your professional life, but you’ll have the same last name as any children that you have with your partner. Cons: Having two names may be difficult to keep track of. Explaining this to employers, clients, and business acquaintances may become tedious.
What is affidavit of correction?
What is a Correction Affidavit? An Affidavit of Correction may be used to correct inaccurate information on an official court or government record. This includes: DMV records, such as vehicle registration or title. Property records, like deeds or liens.
How can I officially change my name?
Furnish Documents Required For Name Change
- An affidavit duly signed by the applicant and attested by Judicial Magistrate/Notary.
- Original newspaper in which name change ad is given.
- Prescribed proforma (should be computer typed and not handwritten) with signatures of applicant and two witnesses.
What happens if you don’t change your name after marriage?
There’s no civil or criminal penalty for not changing your name. But various DMVs may claim to impose a fine for not changing the name on your driver’s license within 30 days or thereabouts.
Does your name automatically change when you get married?
Since your name does not change automatically when you get married, you have to make sure you follow all the necessary legal steps to changing your name after the wedding.