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CHANGE. The exchange of money for money. The giving, for example, dollars for eagles, dimes for dollars, cents for dimes. This is a contract which always takes place in the same place. By change is also understood small money. Poth. Contr. de Change, n. 1.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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If changing address, send both old and new addresses.
Managing director Michael Chambers says: "Moving home is already an expensive and stressful time, yet we are wasting millions more by letting household bills fall behind when changing address."
Using statistics from the Census, the team measured the proportion of people changing addresses and found that this fell from 55 per cent between 1971 and 1981 to 45 per cent between 2001 and 2011.