Archive for March, 2012

Moving Scam Suspects Caught in the Act

The leaders of a suspected bogus moving company are finally under arrest after allegedly ripping off Texans for years. The arrests of Andy Bueno, 33, and Anthony Fanelli, 38, two bogus movers who lead a suspected fake moving company had finally been caught after scamming movers in Texas for years. KHOU11 I-Team set up hidden […]

BBB of Connecticut Warns Consumers to Be Careful When Choosing a Moving Company

Wallingford, CT – March 12, 2012 – As we approach the busiest time of the year for changing residences, Better Business Bureau and the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) are urging consumers to exercise extreme caution when selecting a mover.  Following a few simple rules when selecting one will go a long way toward […]

A Bumpy Road Ahead for the Trucking Industry?

Written by Mark Di Vincenzo As the nation’s economy shows signs of recovery, things are picking up for the trucking industry. Demand for services is rising and predictions of slow and steady growth in 2012 is cause for some optimism. The industry, however, faces serious challenges this year—everything from worries about rising fuel prices and […]

Movers Making Big Moves in the Industry

A late first quarter move by Wheaton Van Lines makes them the fourth largest household goods carrier in the United States. Wheaton Van Lines acquisition of Bekins Van Lines is expected to be finalized by Mid March 2012 that will hand over assets and ownership to Wheaton who’s already valued at annual combined revenue in […]

Michael Jordan selling $29M Chicago Estate

None of us can “Be Like Mike” when it comes to matching what Michael Jordan did on the basketball court. But the chance now exists to move into his Chicago-area home. For a mere $29 million. That’s the asking price for Jordan’s longtime family home in Highland Park, and the Chicago Tribune says that makes it the most expensive home […]