Preparing financially for a move can be stressful for you and your wallet. If you are going to be moving the first thing you should do is figure out how much you would like to participate in the move. Decide whether you will be packing certain items, just the non-fragile items or leaving the packing to the professionals. Once you have made this decision, you should then call the moving company as soon as possible to have them come to your home and do a walk through. You may want to have several movers to your home to interview them and compare pricing. Also, you should go visit the moving company’s facility, so you can see their equipment, and see how your goods will be handled and where they will be