February 28th, 2015

$360,000 Settlement With Moving Company

New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has reached a $360,000 Settlement with Moving Max the Fair Lawn Based Moving Company that we highlighted last July.

Under the terms of the Final Consent Judgment that concluded a lawsuit filed in State Superior Court in Bergen County, the owner of Moving Max and the owner’s father, are […]

February 28th, 2015

New Jersey Moving Company Sting

In a recent sting operation New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs (NJDCA) undercover investigators posing as consumers booked household moves with unlicensed movers. Typically these were moving companies who had been using online listings to advertise their services. The unlicensed companies sent moving crews to the location the undercover investigators had requested and much to […]

February 4th, 2015

Global Migration Patterns 2011 – 2014

The rankings for the 2014 International Movers Study were released yesterday by UniGroup Relocation. Based on their approximately 260,000 annual customers the rankings have been produced for the last four years and show global migration patterns during the course of the year.

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February 1st, 2015

Atlas Van Lines Railroad Crossing Accident

A loaded Atlas Van Lines tractor-trailer was sliced in two by a CSX train in Chester, VA yesterday. The moving company tractor-trailer got stuck and the CSX train loaded with shipping containers rounded a bend and wasn’t able to stop in time. It plowed into the truck and sliced it in two leaving heaps of […]

February 1st, 2015

Bekins Van Lines Reputation Management

Aggrieved moving company users have in the past resorted to publishing their complaints on a website they have built themselves specially for that purpose. Like this ripped off consumer we reported on in October 2013. Now we have another example.

Last November Dianne Langdon hired Bekins to move all her belongings from San Diego to […]