Your household possessions can be damaged while moving from one place to another. Professional companies are required to provide basic insurance for household goods, however, considering additional insurance coverage might be a good idea.
Before hiring a local mover or helper, you should know what services they offer. Most companies have policies that they follow and it is the customers responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies
Packing heavier items for a move is little more difficult than small items. Learn how to package heavy items and get them ready to ship.
How to Pack Heavy Items
The IRS has very strict rules regarding who can deduct moving expenses from their taxes. To be eligible, you must meet three requirements.
Deduct Moving Expenses
Here is what you should and should not do before, during and after the move.
Moving Dos and Don'ts