Whether you are moving across the street, across town, or across the country, it can be an expensive undertaking. You may think you have budgeted to the penny and do not have any money to hire a moving company. However, before you decide against it, stop and look at the budget and where you are spending money on the move. You may find that by making a few changes you can hire the movers and save yourself the heavy work.
I have always been one of those people who loves to explore new places, but a few years ago I realized that I was going to be moving in a big way. My company had recently relocated overseas, and it was really intimidating for me. I realized that we would be moving to Singapore, which was going to be a big change from what we were used to. I realized that I needed to start organizing my belongings so that the move was easier. I also worked to prepare my kids for the transition. Check out this blog for more information on moving successfully with a family.