There are many reasons why a person may desire to change their name... to make life easier, for sentimentality, for safety, or for a clean slate, just to name a few. One big reason why people actually change their name is because of marriage. A major life event followed by a legal and public marker to commemorate the event.
When I got married and changed my last name, it was kind of a big deal. I had to think through every aspect of my life, every account, every card, every website...Read More