Pre-Move Planning

Ready to begin planning for your move? Check out all of our “Before You Move” moving guidance below. We have put together a helpful collection of insights, including tips on saving money on your moving costs, decluttering, identifying moving scams and so much more! Dive in!

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How Much Does It Cost to Move Out of State?

A long-distance move has the potential to be more stressful given it requires more strategic planning, effort and paperwork than a local move.
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How Much do Movers Cost?

It’s true that hiring movers is generally more expensive than taking a DIY approach. However, there are perks for those who go that route.
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Pack Your Car for Your Long-Distance Move

Does your long-distance move involve a road trip? Know what you need to keep with you when you hit the road.
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Icon. Spokesperson. Friend-in-Need. How Bette Made Moving Better

Promoting everything from frosted corn flakes to auto insurance, quick service burgers to brownie mixes, corporate mascots help build a brand’s identity.
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Top Reasons for Moving to Kansas

There’s no place like home in Kansas. Kansas is more than just plains and prairie lands.
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Should You Move to Illinois?

Illinois might have the most fame for being the home to Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, but there are many more great reasons to move to
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Your Ultimate Guide for Moving to Arizona

Arizona is most famous for being home to the Grand Canyon, one of the seven natural wonders of the world.
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Benefits Of Moving To Pennsylvania

When you think of Pennsylvania, you might think of America’s history, with historical sites like Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. You might think of major sports teams, Rocky, and the
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Is Moving To California Right For You?

The Golden State is known for a wide variety of things – Hollywood, Los Angeles, Disneyland, beaches, the Bay Area, the list goes on and on.
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Plan Your Move To Tennessee

If you’re volunteering to move to the Volunteer State, you’re not alone!  According to United Van Lines’ 45th Annual Mover Study, Tennessee was the 7th most popular state people moved
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Find Out If Moving To Alabama Is Right For You

According to United Van Lines’ 45th Annual Mover Study, Alabama was the 6th most popular state people moved to in 2021.  If you’re wanting to move to Alabama, whether for
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Should You Move To Mississippi?

Mississippi is known as “The Magnolia State” for its abundance of Magnolia trees.  The Magnolia State is full of history, music, and beautiful outdoors.
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