Moving TIps

Moving TIps

After death and divorce, moving is the third-most stressful event in a person's life -- and the average American moves 11.7 times in their lifetime! But moving doesn't have to be stressful, as long as you prepare yourselves for what's ahead! These articles are designed to help you relocate safely and easily.

Who to Notify After Moving

An important part of the final moving step is you need a list of who to notify after moving. The moving process can be long and drawn out -- a bewildering array of boxes, packing tape, stress, and the open road...

Make Moving to a New City Alone a Little Easier

Moving to a new city alone can be a daunting challenge. It's scary and much more difficult than when you've got others to help. Trust me, I know. I've moved to new cities alone several times over the last 15 years. I've moved from one end of the state...

Helpful Tips When Relocating for Work

Preparation goes a long way to help alleviate stress levels particularly if you are relocating for work. Moving to a new area comes with many unknowns but if you do your homework ahead of time you will be better prepared. By putting together a handy ...

7 Great Reasons to Give to Goodwill Before Moving

There are many tangible benefits to give to Goodwill before moving. Relocating to a new city, state, or even another neighborhood in your current location is a great time to take stock of your belongings. Are you a hoarder or pack rat?

9 Common Moving Scams to Avoid

There are a lot of people who prey on others during their most stressful times. Movers are no exceptions, here are some of the top ways to avoid getting caught up in moving scams. The best way to avoid the moving scams is to do it all yourself, but if...

Switching Utilities After Moving is Simple

The relocation process makes project managers out of us all. Trying to deal with packing and transferring Cable TV and High Speed Internet service is one thing, but what about switching utilities after a move?

Moving Resources: A Helpful Guide and Checklist

There is an abundance of great, informative moving resources available to consumers to help ease the process of moving to a new home. If you are in need of a handy checklist to help prepare you for the transition, this helpful guide ...

Tips on How to Pack for Your Next Move

Moving is a task that most of us find difficult. Regardless of how far away you are moving, the process can be physically and emotionally draining. Despite these challenges, it's important that you take the time to learn how to pack your items correctly

Save Money While Packing Valuables

Packing valuables can be one of the hardest and most expensive parts of packing for a move. It honestly doesn't have to be either difficult or expensive, though. Sure, there are products that moving and storage companies will want to sell you, but you ...

How to Transfer Utilities in 6 Easy Steps

The process of transferring a utility account can be especially difficult. We have some suggestions that can make this process less of a hassle. The next time that you move, keep in mind the following six tips on how to transfer utilities.