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Moving Soon? 22 Ways to Save Money and Reduce Stress

Cheapism Logo By Gina Martinez,Elizabeth Sheer,Jeff Rindskopf,Juliet Bennett Rylah of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 23: There are few things in life more stressful and fraught with potential nightmares than moving. As the amount of stuff that must be packed and hauled expands, so do the hassle and the cost. Prices vary wildly, depending on when, where, how much, and how you want the move accomplished. The cost of moving a three-bedroom household from San Diego to Alexandria, Virginia, can easily top $10,000 in the fall and exceed $15,000 in the peak summer months. Asking the movers to do the packing can bump up those numbers by several thousand dollars. Ouch. Here are some ways to ease anxiety and save some money that you can use to get settled in.

22 ways to save money and reduce stress when you're moving

There are few things in life more stressful and fraught with potential nightmares than moving. As the amount of stuff that must be packed and hauled expands, so do the hassle and the cost. Prices vary wildly, depending on when, where, how much, and how you want the move accomplished. The cost of moving a three-bedroom household from San Diego to Alexandria, Virginia, can easily top $10,000 in the fall and exceed $15,000 in the peak summer months. Asking the movers to do the packing can bump up those numbers by several thousand dollars. Ouch. Click or swipe through to some ways to ease anxiety and save some money that you can use to get settled in.

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