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Moving can seem overwhelming and expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. We’ve rounded up our top 6 tips for saving money when you move — and giving you peace of mind! 1. Pre-pack your stuff! This is essential, and probably the quickest, easiest way to save money. Movers charge by the hour, so the less time they spend, the more money you save. You...

So you’ve decided to move. What’s next? Choosing a neighborhood can be tricky. Check out our 7 tips for picking right! 1. Consider the commute¬† It’s always a good idea to check-up on the commute in a neighborhood. You’ll want to see how far you’ll be from work, school, or any other activities you or your family might want to partake...

How safe is your neighborhood? How safe is the neighborhood you might want to move to? One of the easiest ways to check is to look up the crime statistics in your area. These sites are often updated daily (if not hourly!) and provide you with easy-to-understand charts and facts. Check out the websites below for fast, easy ways to make sure you know what’s going...

Moving your utilities can seem overwhelming, but it can actually be a pain-free experience. Follow these tips to make sure you have the easiest experience possible. 1) Know Your Account Numbers Before you call your utility companies, be sure you have all your account numbers ready and in front of you. Save time by organizing them all up front. We advise shutting...

1) No up-front fees A reputable company won’t make you pay a lot (if anything!) up-front. This can help protect you, and ensures that your items will be delivered on time and to the correct location. If you’ve already paid a ton up front, or put a credit card on file, you run the risk of losing your negotiating power should something go wrong. 2) A realistic...