Keep your personal data secure

Keep Your Personal Data Secure During a Move

I read with frustration about the news of the Capital One data breach that affected more than 100 million people applying for credit. Fortunately, authorities arrested the hacker. But not before the damage was done. This isn’t the first time we’ve heard about huge data security hacks recently. The FTC just fined Equifax $575 million for its 2017 breach of 148 million people and their personal data. Data protection and security are everyone’s responsibility. Did you know that 60% of Americans report they or an immediate family member have been victims of a scheme to defraud? It is essential to […]

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Avoid Mistakes

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Managing an Office Move

 With over 30 years of experience moving America’s leading businesses and institutions, we’ve seen a few mistakes — and we really hope to never see them again.   To help you avoid some pitfalls, here’s a list of six common mistakes to avoid when planning and executing your next office or business move.   Don’t wait until the last minute. While your moving and storage partner will do their best to accommodate your needs at any time, you’ll find that long-term notice and planning will giveyou a more efficient, more cost-effective moving experience.   Notify your employees as early as possible.  Using clear […]

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College Move-in Day 101 (and beyond)

Move-in day at most colleges and universities means thousands of cars … thousands of parents and siblings and thousands of questions like, “Why did we pack so much?”. Your goal is to have all your students moved into their dorms on-time, their bags unpacked and starting to acclimate to college life, with all those moms and dads driving away smiling at the memory of just how smoothly everything ran. This year achieve your goal. The key to an optimal move-in day to is developing a strategic plan with an expert who has handled this type of responsibilities before with some […]

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Does Your Moving Truck Need a Parking Permit?

Moving can be an overwhelming life event. So picture how much more daunting moving becomes, if on the big day, your moving truck can’t park on your street. Some cities, some towns – and even some suburban residential areas – require parking permits or signage for moving trucks.  Some local governments will not issue permits directly to a business. Therefore, the responsibility of applying for the permit falls on the resident. These permits let moving companies legally park their truck in front of your new home while they load or deliver your goods. However, permits are not only for professional […]

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Prepare your kids for an upcoming move.

How to Prepare Your Kids for an Upcoming Move

Relocating to a new home means a lot of good things—new opportunities, a change of scenery, and making some new friends! But while that’s all well and good, there are also difficulties during any relocation. Especially if it’s something like a last-minute office move to a new city, and you have to relocate your entire family on short notice. Let’s face it, even when you’ve got ample time to plan out your relocation, it’s not easy to prepare your kids for an upcoming move. Indeed, children are sensitive, which is why you need to tread carefully. Don’t worry though, we’ve got […]

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JK Crew with Customer

Move Day Do’s and Don’ts

After having moved more than a dozen times, I know what it’s like to be anxious and stressed on move day as a team of strangers troops in and out of the house, moving all of your belongings onto a truck. When the moving truck pulls up and the crew arrives, what comes next? I’ve already packed all the boxes and spent a lot of time and energy planning the move. What should I be doing as the driver and crew get to work? Below is a list of Do’s and Don’ts to help your move day be as worry-free […]

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