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April 26, 2018

5 Fun and Exciting Outdoor Activities in Minneapolis

If you love the outdoors, you’ll love the recommendations we have on this list. Check out these fun outdoor activities in Minneapolis you can try after moving. Content Moving to a new place can be a lot of things: exciting, scary, frustrating, thrilling, and so much more. Once you’re all settled and have had time […]

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January 3, 2018

Exploring The 612: The 5 Best Parks In Minneapolis

Time to pack up the truck and move. Why? Because the “Land of 10,000 lakes” is also the land of a lot of parks. The city of Minneapolis alone has over 5,000 acres of dedicated parkland. In fact, 97% of Minneapolis residents live within a 10-minute walk of a park. For the past five years, […]

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December 13, 2017

Your Minneapolis Winter Survival Guide

“Welcome to Minnesota. You have no idea what you’ve gotten yourself into.” This is what transplants think the state motto should be. With Minneapolis winter temperatures being notoriously cold, you need to prepare. In fact, the record low for the city is negative forty degrees. Here are our tips for surviving your first winter in […]

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May 30, 2017

How to Hire a Moving Company

Moving Doesn’t Have to Be Stressful Yes, moving can be complicated, but there is no reason to get stressed out. With a little research and planning you can avoid moving scams and eliminate much of the stress associated with a long-distance move. Here are some suggestions to avoid a stressful move: Talk to Friends A […]

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May 16, 2017

Simple Advice for Relocating Spouses

5 Suggestions for Reducing Stress during Separation Couples who relocate for work often face the additional financial and emotional stress of moving separately. When one person must move quickly to accommodate a new job and the other is left behind with the kids to sell the house, it’s important to plan ahead and stay organized […]

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May 9, 2017

Moving Safety Tips

Take precaution when moving long distances With any move, there are safety concerns for persons and personal belongings. Movers by their very nature are more vulnerable to burglary and identity theft — either during the move itself or once they are settled into their new homes. By planning ahead and taking the following precautions, you can […]

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May 2, 2017

Moving Tips for Seniors

Retirement moving can be especially stressful for Seniors More than 12 percent of the American population is over the age of 65 and an estimated 1.5 million “senior” Americans will move into new residences this year. Whether moving to a retirement community or assisted living facility, or down-sizing to a space that is more appropriate […]

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April 25, 2017

Tips for Greener Moving

Green moving tips for the environmentally-conscious mover. There’s no doubt about it – our lifestyles tend to create a lot of waste. And that fact is never more evident than when you’re packing and unpacking for a move. Do Mother Earth a favor next time you move and consider these environmentally-friendly moving tips. Green tip […]

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April 18, 2017

Auto Insurance Discounts

New Technology Could Help Save You Money How often do you consider changing your auto insurance policy? Perhaps not often enough. If you subscribe to the set it and forget it mentality, you may be missing out on timely policy discounts. Constant changes in lifestyle and technology afford us new opportunities to save money on […]

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April 11, 2017

12 Tips to Reduce Stress During a Move

Tip One: Breathe in, then out… According to Employee Relocation Council, moving is the third most stressful life event. Moving disrupts your normal routine and generates feelings of uncertainty as you enter uncharted waters. The following suggestions may help make the move less stressful – and save you from needing a bottle of aspirin on […]

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All 3 movers were very efficient and courteous. They made our move such a positive experience. We hope to never move again, but if we do – we will definitely use Mayflower!

- Max & Christi O.