7 Tips For Families Facing A Military Move

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Members of the military wear the uniforms. But in many ways, their spouses and children serve alongside them. This is especially true when a family faces a military move as the result of a transfer. That’s also known as a permanent change of station or PCS. With all the activity a move requires, PCS could also […]

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5 Ways to Bravely Face a Long-Distance Move

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Long-distance moves aren’t for the faint of heart. Packing up everything you own and relocating to an entirely new state — or even a new country — is a tall order even for the bravest among us. That’s likely one of the reasons long-distance moves don’t happen often. Americans moving between states accounted for a […]

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10 Ways to Make Your Move Environmentally Friendly

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There are countless ways to make our homes more environmentally friendly. Ways such as installing solar panels on our roofs, using Energy Star appliances, making sure the home is properly insulated. But what about the move that gets us to that home? It turns out there are a few things we can do there, too. […]

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8 Totally Casual No-Pressure College Moving Tips

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If there’s anything more unnerving than a senior year final exam in physics, it’s moving off to college a couple of months later. To help with that big transition, here are 8 totally casual, nothing-to-worry-about* moving tips to help make the move even less of a big deal. 1. Understand your space limitations … Is […]

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Bon Voyage: 6 Tips for Moving Abroad

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Moving to a new country is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. And like other once-in-a-lifetime opportunities, it can be stressful and complicated. The following 6 tips will help you settle things in the U.S. and having you saying “Bonjour!” in no time. 1. Look at the cost of living difference The romantic in us may credit love […]

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Common Moving Mistakes

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Common moving mistakes are the bane of so many people … though they are readily avoidable once you know what to watch out for. Here are seven common moving mistakes and how you can avoid them in your next move. Moving Mistake #1: Not Hiring a Moving Company We’re all interested in saving money. It […]

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The 5 P’s of Vigilantly Moving Valuable Items

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More than 35 million people move to a new address each year. Many of them will be moving valuable items. If each of those 35 million people moved just five valuable items, we’re talking about 175 million vintage G.I. Joe action figures, Andy Warhol prints, Stickley furniture pieces, etc. We’re also talking about 175 million […]

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5 Things You MUST Do When Moving Your Business

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There are a lot of moving parts when it comes to moving your business, whether it’s a public-facing location that receives regular guests such as clients or customers or serves as home base for employees. Here are five steps you need to take to ensure smooth sailing when moving your business. 1. Create a Committee […]

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How to Move Your Valuable Items

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Moving can make anyone tense. But when your move involves valuable works of art, antiques, or similar items, that tension can increase tenfold. There’s no better antidote in such situations than taking action. To help, we’ve compiled the following six steps you can take — immediately, in some cases — to protect your valuables during […]

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How to Move Without Hating It: 6 Practical Tips

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There’s plenty of excitement in moving to a new home. Some trepidation, sure. But plenty of excitement. Actually getting to your new home is a different matter entirely. Moving can be a frustrating and tedious process. Here are 6 suggestions for making it less so. 1. Do not overpack your moving boxes The suggested weight […]

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