Identifying companies that may need your new email address

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These tips will help you identify the accounts that you might need to update with your new email address.

Search for subscribed services

Search your email Inbox for keywords that might identify services you’ve signed up to with that email address, such as:

  • subscribed
  • registered
  • confirm your email
  • unsubscribe
  • your new account
  • welcome to

Services checklist

Below we’ve listed some of the services you may have used with your Kent email.

If it’s useful, tick them off as you update them with your new email address:

Medical, health and hobbies

  • GP
  • Hospitals
  • Other medical contacts
  • Insurance providers
  • Gym or health club

Banking and finance

  • Online banking
  • Credit cards
  • Saving and investment accounts
  • Store cards
  • Mortgage provider
  • Finance or loan providers (e.g. furniture/jewellery)
  • Pension services

Legal

  • Solicitors
  • Stocks and shares

Government

  • HMRC
  • Government gateway
  • DVLC

Insurance

  • Car insurance
  • Home insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Personal insurance

Social media

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram
  • Pinterest
  • Flickr
  • YouTube
  • Blogs

Utilities

  • Gas
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Council

Internet and telephony

  • Internet and telephone provider
  • Mobile phone company
  • Apple/Google account

Media services

  • Netflix
  • Spotify
  • Sky
  • iPlayer
  • PlayStation
  • Xbox

Shopping

  • Amazon
  • Ebay
  • Supermarkets for online shopping
  • Store accounts
  • Reward accounts (e.g. Tesco Clubcard)

Subscriptions

  • Software
  • Magazines

Travel

  • Travel providers
  • Parking accounts
  • Crossings (e.g. Dartford)
  • Holiday planners

Leisure

  • Sports
  • Gardening
  • Societies
  • Club memberships and other hobbies

2 responses to “Identifying companies that may need your new email address

  1. Looking to reactivate or re-register my Kent IT account as a graduate looking for a taught postgraduate course at the University of Kent

    ob260@kent.ac.uk
    Student ID 18882333

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