Are You Moving to Another State? Protect Yourself From Moving Fraud.
Every year, 35 million Americans move for personal reasons or career opportunities. Moving your belongings and family to a new state can be stressful, even under the best of circumstances. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is here to help. If you’re moving to a new state, we can help you protect your move by:
- Helping you learn to spot the red flags of moving fraud
- Offering tips for a successful move
- Alerting you to your rights and responsibilities
- Provide a handy moving checklist for before and during your move
The federal government, state and local law enforcement agencies, and the legitimate moving industry have joined forces to combat moving fraud, but you have an important role to play as well. If you’re planning to move, it’s important to do your research and plan appropriately.