Preparing to move: Finding Cheap or Free Packing Supplies

Sep 15, 2015

Here’s a great guide for preparing to move, including great ways to find cheap or free packing supplies. There are a lot of places to buy packing supplies, but boxes and tape can add up to quite a bit of money. You can avoid this additional cost by hitting up one of quite a few places handing out free boxes. Most retailers receive a lot of shipments, but your best …

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Tips for Moving to a New Place: Before Your Move

Sep 09, 2015

Here’s a look at some of the best recommendations for an easier and more efficient move. A lot of moving generally takes place over the next few months, and while everyone’s experience and needs vary a little, a lot of the work involved in moving is the same no matter who you are. There is so much to do in preparation for your move: set up mail forwarding, change over …

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Aug 21, 2015

Biggest Movers in 2014 California maintained its status as Most Mobile State, with more than 14,000 moves conducted by Allied Van Lines that featured California as its departure or destination state. With a jump to the positive side of the list, California earned a spot on the inbound state list, coming in 15th, after being the 7th outbound state in 2013. Other big movers included Washington, moving from the 19th outbound to …

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Center for Community Solutions

Aug 11, 2015

Atlas Allied recently donated moving and storage serves to benefit women and children stay in emergency shelters and transitional housing shelters. Below are their kind words.

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The La Jolla Rec Center Celebrates 100 Years on July 25

Jul 22, 2015

One of La Jolla’s most beloved icons will be celebrating its 100-year anniversary on July 25th; the La Jolla Rec Center, commissioned by philanthropist Ellen Browning Scripps and constructed by master architect Irving Gill (whose remarkable influence can be seen throughout the city), was completed in the summer of 1915 as a community hub when La Jolla was still in the early parts of its transformation. In 1910, Gill was …

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San Diego Living: Comic-Con International

Jul 06, 2015

Comic-Con International is a serious event in San Diego! There are parties and events happening throughout the city. We’ve got all the resources you need for the news on after-parties, local restaurant deals, where to stay downtown, and even an off-site cheat sheet for those of you without a badge! Read more here! To find out more about moving to the San Diego area or anywhere else, contact us today!

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Hiring a Moving Company Tips and Videos

Jun 12, 2015

Are you’re in the middle of a move? Or only in the process of planning a move? Check out Allied Van Lines’ YouTube site for moving and packing tips videos to help! They have an entire channel of videos to guide you through the process of moving. From finding a great moving company to packing and understanding the costs and professional mover’s processes, there’s bound to be a video for …

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Atlas Allied on TV: Moving Day Essentials

Jun 05, 2015

Allied was recently featured on television with moving tips to help you get through the big day!

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The Next Generation: Millennials

May 21, 2015

Once upon a time, relocating employees fit one of two molds. They were either an experienced employee moving up in the company or they were a new hire. The new hires did not receive much assistance to be moved (a buck and a truck). The new generation entering the workforce, at a higher rate than any other time are called Millennials. Millennials were born between 1980 and 2000, are mostly …

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Most Recommended Brands According to Women in 2015 USA Today

May 13, 2015

Women’s Choice Award® Recognizes Most Recommended Brands According to Women in 2015 USA Today Hollywood, FL – May 11, 2015– Women across America have spoken and identified the brands and services they can trust and use most often as America’s Most Recommended. As a leading advocate for female consumers, the Women’s Choice Award® will recognize 27 outstanding brands and services, in a May announcement of USA Today, for their commitment to …

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