Common Scams that Un-Ethical Moving Companies often employ to Separate Unaware Consumers from their Ca$h… “Packing Pitfalls” Even if you pack yourself, it doesn’t guarantee that you won’t be subjected to additional charges when it comes to packing. It’s not unusual for the moving company’s original estimate to double just from “packing materials.” Here’s what ..
Common Scams that Un-Ethical Moving Companies often employ to Separate Unaware Consumers from their Ca$h… “Guaranteed Moving Quotes” You did it right…you had the moving company come to your home and do a physical inventory (survey) of all your household goods (that you will be moving), and the moving company provided you with a “guaranteed ..
The cost of an interstate move is primarily determined by three factors: distance, weight, and extra services rendered. * Distance and weight are easily understood, but many movers are uncertain about the 3rd factor “extra services.” Extra services are often required to ensure that valuable or cherished items are moved safely from one location to ..
Getting a price quote over the phone or from the Internet: One of the most common and potentially disastrous mistakes consumers make is accepting a moving quote given without a visual survey of the consumer’s goods being conducted first. Most reputable national moving companies won’t do this even if asked to by the consumer. Any ..
Packing Guide. Packing all your own items will save you a pile of money. It can also be quite stressful if you aren’t prepared, so here are some simple techniques to make it easier. Use The Proper Packing Materials. Sturdy boxes, packing tape, bubble wrap and packing peanuts can all be purchased at local moving/shipping ..