Examples of this would be a PO Box that’s been closed with no forwarding address, people who have moved to a foreign country or people who have moved but did not provide a new address.
Even though a new address can’t be provided, this information is provided to help you know who may need follow up or who may need to be removed from your mailing list.
Cass certification adds the last four digits to the zip code making it a zip 4, creating a common format for address matching.
ie 52233-1458 Cass certification is required unless the customer can provide documentation that they have cass certified their list/s prior to submitting to Cedar Graphics.
NCOA doesn’t just find movers, it also corrects addresses such as adding St, Ave, Rd, etc.
Identify the people and businesses that have moved and update your list before you mail with our NCOALink processing.
This means for a database of 15,000 accounts, potentially 2500 constituents may have different addresses if your addresses haven’t been cleaned in the last year, which could result in a significant cost in returned or delayed mail.
This database contains data for all change of address requests filed by US postal customers in the past 48 months.
NCOALink 18 contains 18 months of permanent address changes and NCOA contains 48 months of permanent address changes.
NCOALink 18 and NCOA provide the following benefits to mailers: Occupant / Exceptional Address Another option afforded to mailers is the use of an Occupant or Exceptional Address.