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What You Should Know About Moving To Puerto Rico With Pets

Moving to Puerto Rico with pets takes some advance preparation. The legwork involved takes some time, but it's worth the effort to keep your four-legged family members by your side. If you're moving to Puerto Rico with pets, proper planning can make the transition easier on both you and your animals. Although not a [...]

February 27th, 2017|

What You Should Know About Moving To Hawaii With Pets

Are you moving to Hawaii with pets? You can’t imagine leaving your furry family member behind? Preparing to move – whether it’s across the country, town or Pacific Ocean – can be an exciting and busy time for anyone. Moving to Hawaii with pets requires simple precautionary measures and proper planning for a smoother [...]

February 27th, 2017|

The Incredible Tax Advantages Of Moving To Puerto Rico

More and more Americans, near and not so near retirement, are taking notice of Puerto Rico’s potential to become the "new" Florida. Florida has the golf courses and resorts that make many people choose for their retirement lifestyle. It is warm and beautiful, and just provides a great quality of life. However, did you know [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Moving With Pets

For most households, pets are considered part of the family.  Here are a few things to keep in mind when moving them. Before making the decision to move a pet to a new country, several factors have to be considered. First, will the pet be allowed in the destination country? If so, a health or rabies [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Moving Terminology

Helpful Moving Terminology Accessorial (Additional) Services: Services such as packing, appliance servicing, unpacking or piano stair carries require a request to be performed (or are necessary because of landlord requirements or other special circumstances). Charges for these services are in addition to the transportation charges. Advanced Charges: Charges for services not performed by the [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Know Your Moving Rights

You have moving rights and responsibilities. At Compass, we want you to be aware of these rights and responsibilities when we manage your move. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) consumer protection regulations dictate the rules regarding the transportation of goods. Compass believes that the most successful moves happen when you are educated about [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Frequently Asked Questions About Moving To St. Thomas

At some point in everyone’s life, we all daydream about packing up our lives in the U.S. and moving to St. Thomas or another Caribbean tropical island. Whether the idea of moving stems from being snowbound for too long or a vacation to St. Thomas you’d like to make permanent, there are things you need [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Four Hidden Benefits Of Moving To Alaska

Alaska, Land of the Midnight Sun and America’s Last Frontier, has the ability to lure those seeking a different way of life. Its beautiful wilderness, abundant wildlife and exhilarating winter weather aren’t for everyone, but they are a dream for people who want room to spread out. With more square miles than any other state [...]

February 27th, 2017|

The Lowdown On Moving From Hawaii To The Mainland

What You Need to Know That Others Might Not Tell You From wild weather to aggressive drivers in traffic, if you move from Hawaii to the Mainland without doing some basic research, you're definitely in for a culture shock. Here are our top tips to help you make the move and transition smooth. Plus, [...]

February 27th, 2017|

Moving To Hawaii: Myths & Facts About The Cost Of Living

For residents of the continental United States, Hawaii carries the lore of an island paradise, a beautiful place to visit, explore and enjoy. Indeed, Hawaii is an amazing state, and one that is truly like no other, providing an oasis in the ocean perfect for vacationing and, of course, living. With a population of over [...]

February 27th, 2017|