September 27th, 2012 - 2:32 PM
Since you’re moving, one of the tasks you’ll have to complete is a change of address through the US Postal Service. While doing this means your mail will be forwarded for a period of time, it’s good to know that there are some things that the postal service will not forward, even with a change of address. In general, Express Mail, Priority mail, first-class mail, magazines and newspapers will be forwarded. The things that won’t be forwarded are the following:
September 27th, 2012 - 2:25 PM
Are you moving? Find out who needs your new address
September 26th, 2012 - 3:28 PM
I recently read a post by a man who wanted to know the cost to move to Alaska, but didn’t want to spend the time comparing moving companies for the best price. Thanks to the convenience of the internet today, you can quickly get moving quotes online from different Alaska moving companies. Get started with a free moving quote from U-Pack. Within 24 hours, it will tell you the cost of your move to Alaska.
The best part about U-Pack is that you don’t have to drive, or pay out of pocket for fuel because it’s included in your quote! Compare your U-Pack quote to other moving options.
September 25th, 2012 - 2:52 PM
If you’re moving to a large city, like New York, Chicago, Boston, D.C., etc., you’ve got some challenges that are unique to “city moving,” like parking, narrow streets, loading and unloading times, etc.
September 25th, 2012 - 2:24 PM
*Important Information: U-Pack is offering special military rates and FREE weight tickets for moves taking place October 1, 2012 through February 28th, 2013!
September 24th, 2012 - 3:28 PM
Moving containers are the best new thing in the long-distance moving industry. With moving containers, you can choose to move, store, or do both! It’s got the convenience factor down, but what about affordability? In this blog post, I’ll help you learn how to determine the cost of a moving container, and we’ll compare the cost of different moving container options. Let’s go!
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September 21st, 2012 - 2:36 PM
How about another Flashback Friday to celebrate the last day of Summer? This time, let's look back at a post by Christina that offers tips on ways you can move for less. Enjoy your weekend!
We’ve all heard of the saying “less is more,” and the statement couldn’t be truer when it comes to moving with U-Pack! Here are some great ways to move for less with U-Pack:
September 20th, 2012 - 3:28 PM
Is there a certain movie that moves you emotionally every time you watch it? We’ve come up with a list of 30 moving movies that are sure to capture your heart and even bring a tear to your eye. Click on the movie listed to see the trailer.
September 20th, 2012 - 12:12 PM
Ready to hit the road and get moving from Chicago? While it’s an amazing city, the tight quarters, narrow streets and abundance of buildings makes it slightly more difficult to move out of than other metropolitan locations. The result? Lots of questions. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked. We hope they’re helpful!
September 19th, 2012 - 3:19 PM
Congratulations! You’re moving into a new house! And congratulations, you’re now your own landlord! Of course, being a homeowner is awesome (you're building equity and investing in your future – a win-win), but it’s good to be aware that there’s a lot that goes with it.
I’ve compiled a few things that were designed to help you prepare for homeownership and to give you an idea of what to purchase and what to expect when you’re moving into a new home: