June 28th, 2013

Couple Lose Everything In Moving Truck Fire

Last week Dave and Joy Jackson were relocating from Hidden Valley, CA to Mankato, Minn where Dave had been transferred by his company. Unfortunately all their possessions were on a Mayflower moving truck that caught fire on the I-80 in Nebraska, on the way to Mankato. The driver escaped without injury but the trailer and […]

June 27th, 2013

Neighbors Moving & Storage

Looking at the website logo below you would be forgiven for thinking that Neighbors Moving & Storage were a moving company.

Neighbors Moving & Storage are in fact a broker and happen to be the company that Joanna and Bryan Rammell and their four children used to book their move from Maine to Arizona. […]

June 26th, 2013

North American Masterline Scam

Michael and Mary Ann MacInerney were moving from Maryland to Ohio and looking for a suitable moving company. Michael did a simple search on the internet and got a phone quote for just over $2,600 from North American Masterline. The couple thought this was reasonable and booked the move.

Unfortunately this is not the […]

June 21st, 2013

Moving Brokers

Regular readers will know that we strongly recommend that you never use a moving broker and keep off their websites when doing your research. The main reasons for this advice is that moving brokers do not have professional movers, moving trucks or proper moving equipment and more often than not, no practical moving experience. Moving […]

June 19th, 2013

Police Raid Mr Move

On their website Mr Move of Metairie, New Orleans offers a quality, stress-free move at a fair and reasonable price.

However on Monday Mandeville police conducted a search and seizure operation at the Mr Move office, taking away computers and files as part of an investigation into possible extortion. The trigger was a […]

June 18th, 2013

Thumbs Down For Allegiant Van Lines

Lisa Sanders recently moved to Newberg, Oregon from Arizona with Allegiant Van Lines from Eugene also from Oregon. She says that the moving company tried to double the cost of the move, delivered her things two weeks late and lost 45 of her boxes (video from KGW.com below). If Lisa had done her research as […]

June 11th, 2013

Keep Your Jewelry With You When You Move

Hazel McGlasson used the moving company Metro-Wide Movers, once in October 2012 when they moved her belongings into storage and then again in April 2013 when they moved everything from storage into her new home. Hazel believes at least one of the movers stole some jewelry worth thousands of dollars and has filed a complaint […]