Tips for Saving Money on Moving Costs
Start collecting boxes from locals stores and friends well in advance of your moving date.
Collect more boxes than you think you need to avoid costly, last-minute box purchases.
Shop around, and buy boxes online for the best value.
Pack carefully using newspaper, linens, or purchased packing materials to reduce or eliminate damage of your personal items.
If you use professional movers, get three written quotes.
Read your moving-related contracts carefully to avoid hidden costs.
Be completely packed when movers arrive.