A Do-It-Yourself move is one way to save money on your move, but you need to rent a truck. Here is what you need to know when renting a moving truck.
Checklist For Renting a Truck
Moving day has arrived and the people you planned on to load and unload your truck can't help you. What should you do? There are a few other alternatives, from professional movers looking for extra cash to skilled day laborers. But, before hiring a mover, check out the services they are offering and read reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
Storage and moving containers are a great option for temporary extra storage or out of state moves. If you decided to rent one, check out this guide for loading and packing a mobile container.
How to Pack a Container
Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
If you relocate to a new home because you began a new career or changed your job location, you may be eligible to deduct your relocation expenses from your taxes. Find out if you are eligible for it.
Deduct Moving Expenses