Hiring local day labor is another option to move. They might offer you flat or lower hourly rates, but there are plenty of scammers out there. Therefore rather than taking the risk of dealing with day laborers that have not much of a track record, it is far better to hire professional movers that have been in the business for years. Another important factor to consider is mover reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
10 things you should not say or do when hiring a moving company. This is a comical guide, but it has a lot of great information.
What Not To Do When Moving
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
When moving there are so many things need to be done and one of them is to change your mailing address. You need to contact utility companies, banks, set up mail forwarding with the post office. Here is an article prepared by Movers Corp which will help you in this task.
Changing Your Address
Moving process is always hard on someone, but when you try to cut the corners and do it cheaply it can cost you even more. Like everybody else, you don't want to spend a lot, but on the other hand you don’t want to hire someone who is not experienced. Can cheap movers actually be trustworthy?