If you're planning to move and have a tight budget, one of the ways to save on your moving costs is to do it yourself. Most of the times a do-it-yourself move is definitely less expensive than hiring full-service movers or helpers. But don't underestimate how much work and how much money it entails.
Do It Yourself Moves
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
If you don't have lots of stuff it's not necessary to hire professionals to move your goods from one home to another. If you're planning on a smaller move there are a few tips that you should know.
Tips for Small Moves
We all have items that we don't have a use for. The question is, what we should do with these items when we move? Can we get something back in return? This guide will show you how to sell your unwanted items and save on your move.
How to Dispose of Appliances and Electronics
Not many people like packing for a move, especially fragile items. Often fragile items are packed by movers, but if you are planning to do it yourself, here are some helpful packing tips.
Packing Fragile Items