Moving For Work? 2 Things You Should Ask Your Employer To Pay For
12 February 2015
Has your boss recently asked you to move for work? Once you hear the words "relocation package," you might be ready to sign on the dotted line and schedule your move with the corporate movers. However, that package might be more all-inclusive than you think. Here are two things you should ask your employer to pay for, and how they can help you later:
1: A House Finding Trip
When you find out you will be moving to a new place, you might whip out your computer and start scouring satellite images of the area.
Personal Property Isn't All That You Risk In A Home Burglary: Don't Let A Thief Take Your Identity, Too
4 February 2015
If you are like most people, you probably assume the greatest risk from a home burglary is a loss of personal property or injury to your family. While these are real concerns, they might not represent your biggest risk. According to Bankrate identity theft is also a concern when an intruder accesses your home and may cause you more damage than a loss of personal property. Here are some ways to protect yourself from identity theft if someone does break into your home.
Refrigerators: The Major Appliance Most Folks Forget To Maintain
27 January 2015
Almost all major appliances have a common series of tasks that people perform to keep them running well. Ovens need to be cleaned, water heaters need to be flushed, and furnaces need inspections and filter changes now and then. However, most people forget to perform any type of routine maintenance on their refrigerators.
When this is the case, refrigeration units can last much less than their average of 13-19 years. Fortunately, it's fairly simple to ensure your refrigerator's long life by performing a few recurring tasks on a regular basis.
2 Things You Need To Ask Before You Drive Away In That Moving Rental Truck
21 January 2015
There aren't many things more time consuming and stressful than a move. In addition to going through and packing all of your things, you also have to worry about cleaning your old place, switching utility companies, and making new friends. By the time you get to the moving truck rental place, you might not be that concerned about the details, which could cost you later. Here are two things you need to ask before driving away in that moving rental truck, so your relocation doesn't get any more complicated.