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 are planning to move your belongings yourself, you need to have the right equipment and supplies. Check out this guide to help you prepare for your DIY move.
Equipment and Supplies for DIY Moving
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
Learn how hidden fees could dramatically impact the final cost when renting a moving truck.
Hidden Truck Rental Fees
Here is what you should and should not do before, during and after the move.
Moving Dos and Don'ts