Category Archives Moving In, Setting Up

You've finally found the perfect apartment. It has a great location, just the right amount of space and all the amenities you could ask for. Now, how are you going to get your stuff there? Hiring a moving company is the easiest way to move but the expense can squeeze an already tight budget. Here are some tips on how to save money on professional movers to make the service much more affordable.

I do anything I can to save a few bucks, whether it's using coupons at the grocery store or shopping in the sale section at my favorite clothing boutiques. After apartment searching in the city of Chicago, I've discovered another…

In a perfect world, all of your possessions would arrive safe and sound at their desired destination on moving day. Sometimes, however, an item will go astray during the course of a move. Here is a step-by-step guide for what to do if a moving company loses something of yours.

You did it. You made it through what was potentially one of the most stressful days of your life up until this point. You've moved in. Now what? As a veteran mover, I've found there are tasks you want to…

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Moving is a stressful life event in more ways than one, and making new friends is one of the scariest parts of a big relocation. When I moved across the country from Iowa to Oregon, my first big scare was…

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