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10 Pointers for Pet Relocation

Moving with pets can be stressful for both you and your furry (or gilled, scaled, feathered, etc.) companion. As professional movers, we’ve moved it all. We’re here to help you, so you don’t have to sweat the small stuff. And that includes your Teacup Yorkie. Here are 10 pointer...

Utilizing Storage Units

Whether you need space for your belongings in between leases, or there’s not enough closet space in the universe to house your shoe addiction, there are a number of reasons why movers need storage units. You’re not alone. Over half of self-storage users are movers, like yourself, acco...

Corporate Relocation are on the Rise, According to Atlas Van Lines Survey

Odds are, either you have moved for a job or you know someone who has. Corporate relocations are not only common, but they are on the rise. For nearly 50 years, Atlas Van Lines has collected insights from HR and mobility professionals and analyzed changes in the industry and compiled the findings...

Partner Spotlight: Move for Hunger Receives Award at the Community Partnership Luncheon

I hope you had a wonderful Memorial Day. While I enjoyed the opportunity to reflect and spend time with my family and friends, I was anxious to get back to the office on Tuesday. Hunger, as we know, doesn't take a vacation. In fact, food banks face their greatest need during the summer months whe...

Moving Tips for Newlyweds

The vows have been spoken, the toasts have been made, and the honeymoon is wrapping up. Now what? Many couples are faced with the stressful task of moving in together after the big day. If you’re not already living together, there are several steps you can take when combining homes. Downsiz...

A Complete Moving Checklist from Atlas Van Lines

Simplify your move. Ease the adjustment. Here at Atlas, we want to make sure that you are prepared for your big move! In this checklist, you will find a few tasks you can do each day to help simplify your move and ease the adjustment to your new home. You can also find a personalized day-by-day...

Relocating on a Budget

Everyone’s goal in life is to save money, and moving can quickly become tight on your budget. As a global transportation company, Atlas knows how stressful, expensive, and time consuming a big move can be. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take in order to save money when relocating...

Are You Moving to a Good Neighborhood?

Having to move, find a realtor, purchase a home, and start somewhere new is difficult and scary. Finding a good neighborhood to settle into is a large part of a successful move. However, discovering a good area to relocate can be more overwhelming than the move itself. We’ve compiled these...

Declutter and Regroup – 5 Tips for a Successful Garage Sale

Take a minute and think about what is in your closest right now – there are probably some dress shirts for work. Maybe a couple of nice shirts to wear on the weekends. And then some longer shirts for those cooler evenings. Those things are probably near the front, at immediate sight. But yo...

The Sandwich Generation

With each year seeming to bring a new revolution to the home purchasing market, it’s no surprise that a new cluster of home purchasers has formed along the way. They’re not your average millennials seeking urban high rises and it’s certainly not your baby boomer eager to make th...

College to Workplace - The Best is Yet To Come

“Progress is impossible without change and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” – George Bernard Shaw The transition from college to workforce is a shift every graduate will have to endure. There comes a time when you have to wake up, take charge and star...

10 Tips For Transitioning to a New Job

Congratulations on the new job! While this can be an exciting time in a person’s life, it can also be a stressful one. Learning new skills, figuring out your role and developing new relationships can be difficult, especially while trying to impress your new colleagues and bosses....

8 Tips For Moving Out on Your Own

Moving out on your own is a big deal, trust us, we totally get it. Many people dream about living independently and have grand ideas in mind, and when the time finally comes, it can be slightly overwhelming. That’s why we’ve gathered some practical tips that make moving a little easie...

Consumer Rental - Make a list. Check it twice.

Worried about your move? Don’t be. Penske has compiled a comprehensive moving checklist to help you from beginning to end. Five to eight weeks before moving: Calculate moving expenses and create a moving expense receipt file Verify your belongings are covered through insurance before the ...

Are Your Moving Expenses Tax Deductible?

New year, new… tax returns to file. We’ll go out on a limb and say that no one likes tax season. Unless you’re that guy with the bow tie from the H&R Block commercials. Filing your own taxes can be confusing, and if you’re factoring in a recent move, the process can b...

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Finding a Practical Roommate

The perfect roommate is a mythical creature. A roommate who respects personal needs and space, while also paying half the rent – now, that’s more practical....