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If you're getting ready to move, you know that packing, moving heavy items, and transporting all of your belongings may sometimes require professional help. We've put together guides to help you find the best moving companies and services.

How to Find Moving Help You Can Trust

When you need help moving, you have plenty of options. Whether you’re moving down the street or across the country, there’s assistance that’s sure to fit your lifestyle and your budget. If you’re asking yourself, “How do I find the best moving companies near me?” you’re not alone. Should you find local movers or go […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Auto Shipping Companies

Sending a car from one city to another — let alone cross-country — is no small feat. That’s where auto shipping companies come in. They handle the nitty-gritty details so you can focus on your move. Auto transport carriers work with drivers to get your vehicle where it needs to go. But there’s more to […]

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The Best Moving Truck Rental Companies

When it’s time to move, nothing makes a bigger difference than having the right truck rental. Transporting boxes and furniture can eat up a lot of time and gas if you try to do it with your own vehicle instead of a moving truck, and some of your items may not even fit in a […]

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The Best Storage Units and Moving Containers for Your Move

It often feels like our homes are not big enough to comfortably hold all of our possessions. As much as we try to declutter, there are always a few things that we don’t use, but can’t make ourselves get rid of. This is where storage units and moving containers come in handy.

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Should I Hire Professional Movers or Do it Myself?

Many factors influence the decision to hire professional movers. MYMOVE’s step-by-step guide helps you consider important questions regarding your stress, budget, time, and more.

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How to Decide If You Need to Hire Furniture Movers

Should you hire furniture movers, move furniture by yourself, or just sell everything and start over? Here are some questions to ask yourself as you decide.

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Choosing a Moving Truck For Your Long-Distance Move

You’ve decided that you’re going to rent a moving truck for your upcoming move. Should you rent a one-way truck or a round-trip truck? Here are some tips and tricks to determining which rental is right for you.

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Protect Yourself from Common Moving Scams

Watch out for companies that hold your things hostage until payment or charge exorbitant prices. Read this guide to protecting yourself from moving scams.

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Find the Best Moving Truck for Your Move

The two major considerations when renting a moving truck are truck size and cost, and there are plenty of questions to ask before making a decision. But don’t worry — MYMOVE researched three major rental companies to help you get the best truck for your buck.

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At Your Service: Five Pros, Besides Movers, Who Make Moving Easier

Asking for help can be hard—but asking for help moving? You’re suddenly in the starring role in Xfinity’s commercial where everybody you know and love is miraculously unavailable. Professional movers can be godsends when it comes to the heavy lifting, but what about the miscellany of to-dos you’re guilty of being miraculously unavailable for — […]

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How to Choose (and Drive) a Moving Truck

Both choosing and driving a moving truck can be intimidating prospects. Make sure you and your things get from point A to point B safely with these pro tips.

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What is Moving Insurance?

If you have movers insurance, you may not be on the hook for the total cost of items damaged or lost during a move. Here’s coverage types to consider.

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Job Offer from Afar? Let’s Break Down Relocation Costs

When your dream job offer arrives in your inbox, you’l probably accept before you can say, “Where’s the bubble wrap?” But when that offer…

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Does Your Moving Company Need a License? A Statewide Guide

Finding a moving company you trust can be hard: especially if you don’t know what you’re looking for. Here’s a look at registration requirements for every state.

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How Much to Tip Movers

We all know the service industry standard: 15% or more. However, the formula for tipping movers isn’t quite as clear-cut. Here’s how to not make it awkward.

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How do You Know if You’re Paying Too Much For Movers?

Don’t get blind-sided with surprise fees come moving day. Watch out for these signs that you’re overpaying for a moving service.

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Tips to Protect Your Moving Truck from Overnight Theft

It happens more often than it should, and when it does, it’s devastating: moving trucks being broken into and emptied out by thieves…

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Review: The Top 5 Long-Distance Moving Companies

Hiring a mover can be a long and tedious process. It usually involves getting quotes from three different moving companies, scheduling an…

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What to Consider Before Renting a Storage Unit

You’ve closed on your dream home (congratulations!) and your move-in date is quickly approaching. It’s time to start thinking about loading…

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Lower Moving Costs with Hybrid Moving Techniques

Are you looking to move on a dime? If you don’t think you need to hire movers to pack your things, transport them, and unload them, you may not need to hire a full-service moving company. Instead, think of your a la carte options.

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Essential Questions to Ask Your Moving Company

One of the most tedious aspects of using professional movers is having to get separate quotes from different companies. Use MYMOVE’s list of questions when talking to each company. Learn more now to save you from a headache later.

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How to Rent a Moving Truck: Myths vs. Facts

Once you’ve decided to handle your move on your own, the next step is to rent a moving truck. If you’ve never done it before, renting a…

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How to Calculate Moving Truck Gas Cost

When adding up moving expenses, remember to leave room for hidden costs. An often overlooked one is the cost of gas. Filling up the tank of a commercial truck isn’t the same as pumping a few gallons into your car. So to be prepared, use a gas calculator that factors amounts of gas for both vehicles plus the distance of your move.

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Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Professional Mover

Hiring a professional mover to assist with your relocation can result in a smooth and stress-free moving experience. If you are thinking about hiring a moving company, the following are a few reasons to hire professionals to help with your next move.

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