August 30th, 2013

Three Portland Area Moving Companies Cited

Three Portland area moving companies have been cited this week by Clackamas County sheriff’s deputies and Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) compliance officers. In a well executed sting ODOT responded to a number of online advertisements and used a decoy house to lure illegal movers. Cited and warned were Northwest Student Movers, Portland’s Family Movers […]

August 26th, 2013

Moving Company Reviews Of The Week 8/18/2013

Pick of the Moving Company reviews from around the Web during the previous week.

Recently moved from Tennessee to North Pole, Alaska a 20 year veteran of the Armed Forces wrote a review of Allied Van Lines on the ‘Consumer Affairs’ website. He had purchased Allied’s extra insurance and subsequently had to file a claim […]

August 21st, 2013

51 Days For A 20 Hour Drive

Watch out before hiring a moving company and do your research better than we did, says Ted Gozur. He and his family moved from Austin, Texas to St. Clair Shores, Mich and their possessions arrived last Saturday night taking an incredible 51 days from when the truck was loaded. Sleeping on an air mattress for […]

August 13th, 2013

Troy Transportation Moving and Storage

Jaime Hatt and her family have been waiting 1 month and 19 days so far for their furniture to arrive at their new home. On June 25 they moved from Alberta to Nova Scotia using Troy Transportation Moving and Storage of Scarborough, Ontario, who quoted $1,800 for the move. That was the last time they […]

August 12th, 2013

The Opposite Of Customer Service

Moving customers efficiently and solving any problems that arise in a helpful and friendly way is essential for any moving company that is in business for the long term. Rogue moving companies don’t bother and eventually pay the price. Ashley Kenner and her fiancĂ© moved from Florida to Colorado but the moving company she used […]

August 6th, 2013

Ally Relocation

Imagine this, you are waiting in your new home for your moving company to arrive. They do not turn up at the appointed time so you give them a call and they tell you the truck will be there next day. Again the truck does not turn up and you give them another call and […]

August 1st, 2013

Moving Network USA

Sean Marquez of Arizona’s Department of Weights and Measures said last week that the number of moving scams have gone up dramatically in the past two months because people are hiring a random moving company they see over the internet. He went on to say that some consumers don’t realize that they are actually […]