When an employee relocates for a new career, most often the new employer compensates for the moving costs as an employee benefit.
Employee Moving Expenses
Local movers usually charge by the hour or offer flat rate price for their services. This guide describes advantages and disadvantages of using flat rate service.
Flat Rate Movers
If you decide not to hire professionals and to move yourself, check out this post to find out more about self moving and what you can do about it.
The final cost shouldn't be the only reason on which you hire a mover or a helper. Asking the right questions and reading reviews from past customers will help you narrow down your options and find dependable and professional service.
Questions for Movers
How to check if the company who want to hire has appropriate license? If you are moving locally then you need check DOT license, most states require moving companies to obtain DOT number.