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What’s the real cost of a ‘Budget’ move?

Every year about this time it’s popular for the media to post stories of inexperienced or uninformed consumers who’ve been ripped off by their mover. Much of this interest is prompted by the timely annual PR releases from state and national moving and storage...

How to Shop for Moving Services

Consumers shopping for deeply discounted relocation products or services flock to popular find-a-mover venues, open community forums and free bulletin boards, or unregulated reverse auction websites to search for the lowest possible price online. Discounts are a cheap...

Change of Moving Quote Price when Moving Explained

BE WARY … of Unexpected Estimate Revisions When Moving One of the more frequent complaints that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) receives from consumers involves the unexpected and supposedly “arbitrary” increase in moving cost that an...

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I Thought I Made the Right Decision

I needed to move across town. At first I thought I would rent a truck and have a few friends help me move. Easy. Unfortunately, a few months before I was planning to move I threw out my back and knew I wouldn’t be able to handle the move myself. I called a local...

A Sugary Horror Move

Moving cross country, I hired what I thought was a reputable mover. I thought I did my research, but I was mistaken. Several months before my move, I called the company and asked the representative to visit my house and provide a written estimate. The estimate process...