How do you make short work of a long-distance move over Labor Day weekend?
The traditional end of the summer season in the United States, Labor Day Weekend is a signal that change is in the air. The days are shorter, kids are returning to school and we pack up âsummerâ for another year, cl...Read Full Story
Posted: Monday, August 13, 2018
Get that college trip moving by shipping cheap with Busfreighter.com.
Late summer is a time that sees literally millions of American students pack up and move to colleges and universities across the country. Here are some tips to make that move as seamless as possible.
What to take: If you or your s...Read Full Story
Posted: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
How can you restart YOU? Moving to a new location and getting to know your new neighborhood are just the first steps.
Career move, desire for a different climate, getting closer to or further from family, just needing a change, finding your significant other â the reasons why 7 million American...Read Full Story
Posted: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Think ahead to take some of the stress out of a long-distance move.
The stress of relocating cross-country, if left unchecked, can outweigh the excitement of a new adventure in your life. Whether youâre moving for a new job, a new (or old) love, to be closer to family (or farther away) or for an...Read Full Story
Posted: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Long distance moves can be a challenge. Once you know where youâre going, the next step should be to decide which method to use - movers, rental truck or shipping.
Big households, full of furniture and the belongings typical for a family of three or more, are often limited to moving it all thems...Read Full Story
Posted: Wednesday, July 11, 2018
An important step in the long-distance apartment move process is choosing the best method.
When you are moving a long distance away, you have three main options for getting your stuff from Point A to Point B - hiring 1) professional movers, 2) a rental truck or 3) a shipping company like Busfreighter...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Looking for a cheap way to move cross country? Start with Busfreighter.com.
Whether you run a business where success is dictated by online sales, you need to ship items for a one-time or seasonal relocation or are helping a student move to college, shipping costs are an important consideration. Busf...Read Full Story
Posted: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Parents â limit the stress of your studentâs college move with help from Busfreighter.com.
Every year during spring and fall, thousands of families move students into and out of college residence halls and apartments across the country. How will you stay stress-free on moving day?
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Posted: Thursday, May 3, 2018
In 1923, the term snowbirds is used to describe migrant workers who move south to work during winter months. Now, it describes retired people and others who flock to warmer locales like Florida, Texas, Arizona and California when the snow starts to fall. The average winter visitor (the preferred nic...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, March 1, 2018
To keep costs down on a long-distance move, you must get creative. You can purge all your belongings and start over in a new location (harsh, but an option). You can move it all yourself (almost always leaves you exhausted and wishing you used option one). You can also tell your stuff to take the bu...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018
When most people think of weather-related issues affecting their shipments, they think of delivery delays. While this is the most common issue, Mother Nature can also wreak havoc on whatâs inside your package. Take steps to protect your shipments from every eventuality. Learn how to pack defens...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, December 21, 2017
Are you frustrated with packing? Does the sight of cardboard boxes everywhere make you break out in a sweat? Let go of the anxiety! Make the most of your move with these handy tips and take control of your packing experience.
9 Tips for Easier Packing
Posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017
Long-distance moves often pose a problem for book lovers. Packing an extensive collection of hard and softcover texts is tough work and can be expensive. Learn how to protect your library on their cross-country journey by packing them efficiently.
Prepare to Move Your Books
Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Summer traffic is gone, cooler temperatures are here, and the open road is calling. If you have been itching to take a road trip on your motorcycle this Fall, we have some great tips for you. Donât let packing logistics put the brakes on enjoying some of the scenic rides our country offers. I...Read Full Story
Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Whether you are grilling out over the Fourth of July or unwrapping presents at Christmas, holidays are a special time for families. Sometimes circumstances force you to relocate at the most inopportune times, like Thanksgiving and Christmas. If moving during the holidays has you blue, here are a f...Read Full Story
Posted: Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Relocating to a new city can be intimidating. You are leaving everything that is familiar and venturing off into the unknown. How much do you know about your new hometown? Here are some suggestions on how to acquaint yourself with your new neighborhood and the opportunities it offers. They will he...Read Full Story
Posted: Monday, August 28, 2017
Has airline travel lost its luster for you? If flying has you dreading baggage check-ins, sky-high luggage fees, and potentially lost bags, consider shipping ahead. Here are five reasons why you should lighten your load and re-think your travel routine.
1 - No Checked Baggage Fees
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Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Are your kids leaving for college soon? Perhaps theyâve graduated and theyâre off to start a new life in another city. Before those feelings of loss start lingering and you come down with a case of Empty Nest Syndrome (ENS â itâs a thing), take charge of your new life! Here are...Read Full Story
Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017
Organizing and moving your family is a hectic job. There are so many things to do before the big day it is easy to overlook how it is affecting your family, especially your teen. Leaving the people and places they call home is very stressful. Here are some suggestions on how to help them make a sm...Read Full Story
Posted: Wednesday, August 2, 2017
For adults over 60, only a divorce or a spouseâs death is more stressful than moving out of their homes. Helping a senior downsize involves more than just sorting through possessions. Realize that these items symbolize a lifetime of memories and saying goodbye to them is uncomfortable for them....Read Full Story
Posted: Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Dealing with a life changing event like a death, divorce or job loss can be overwhelming. These events often require you to relocate during one of the most trying times in your life. The stress of moving, in addition to these events, can push you to your limit. Here are a few suggestions to help d...Read Full Story
Posted: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Are you moving cross-country? Donât let the stress of packing wear you down. Busfreighter.com has put together some tips to keep you organized and ready for this next big adventure. If youâre a pro at planning long distance moves, share your advice in our comments. Weâd love to hear...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, July 6, 2017
Moving long distance to an apartment can be hectic and expensive. Busfreighter.com has some suggestions to guide you through the big move and hopefully save you money.
Do I Use Professional Movers, Rental Truck or Ship?
Decide how you want to move based on what you are moving and your budget. You can...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017
If you are headed home from college, preparing for a long distance move, let Busfreighter.com show you an inexpensive way to ship your stuff for less.
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Why put yourself (or your parents) through a cross country road trip to get your stuff home from college every school year? Bu...Read Full Story
Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017