Name Change

If you are interested in changing your name – be it because you are about to get married and you want to take your partner's last name, you want to change your name back to your maiden name after a divorce, or because you simply don't like how difficult your name is to pronounce or spell – you'll be interested to know there are a few rules governing name changes in the United States. Learn more about what are some of the commonly accepted reasons to change your name and the reasons your name change request may be denied.