Mind-Blowing Moving Statistics from 2013

This week, we’re borrowing a fantastic infographic from our friends at MovingReviews.com. They compiled data based on the 62,000+ requests made through their website in 2013, and sprinkled in some info from the Census site and Wikipedia to give you a complete picture. Did you know? 12.5 percent of Americans relocated in 2013. Two-thirds of [...]

By | November 6th, 2014|

The moving insurance coinsurance clause: What you need to know before your next move

If you’re moving, it’s important to choose a reputable moving company. After all, you trust them to take care of your most fragile belongings, your valuable electronics and Grandma’s antique dresser. That’s a lot of trust. But if you think they’ll automatically pay to replace your belongings if they’re damaged or destroyed in the move, [...]

By | August 20th, 2014|

Why We Love Self-Storage and Why Storage Insurance Matters

It’s a natural human instinct, storing things – and it means a lot, not to have to part with something valuable to you just because you’re not currently using it. The self-storage phenomenon started back in the 1960's, when the first modern facilities opened their doors. Over the next 30 years, they started popping up [...]

By | July 30th, 2014|

Moving Insurance 101

If you’re planning a move, there’s no doubt that you’ll want to insure your belongings. There’s nothing worse than having to replace a broken flat screen TV when you were planning to spend your discretionary budget on the perfect new sofa for your new home. However, when you start to investigate your moving insurance options, [...]

By | July 25th, 2014|

Three Reasons to Get Self-Storage Insurance

The self-storage industry is booming. Self-storage facilities give us a quick and easy way to keep items safe and out of the way when we’re not using them. But are your stored belongings really safe? While you should check with your agent to be sure, as a rule of thumb, most homeowner’s and renter’s insurance [...]

By | July 16th, 2014|