Move-Pak Newsletter – February 2019

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FLOOD AND WATER DAMAGE Bad weather is here and will likely continue for several more months. There are lots of weather risks for moving & storage companies, but this article will only deal with water and flood damage. The first issue is that water damage and flood damage are… Read more »

Move-Pak Newsletter – June Edition

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LOCAL AND NATIONAL PUBLIC RELATIONS FOR THE MOVING INDUSTRY Lately many of us have been bombarded with political advertising of one sort or another. These political advertising and public relations people tell us that negative ads are not as successful as positive ads. The negative ones just make more people angry than the number of… Read more »

Move-Pak Newsletter — March Edition

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STORAGE-IN-TRANSIT AND PERMANENT STORAGE Lately I have been asked about Storage-In-Transit (SIT) and Permanent Storage (long-term storage or non-temp storage). SIT is a transit or cargo issue, but storage is a warehousing issue. What is the problem if a moving & storage company has both cargo and warehouse coverage? But what coverage applies if the… Read more »

Move-Pak Newsletter — February Edition

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PROBLEMS WITH INSURANCE COMPANY CLAIMS I hear from both movers and brokers that many claims sent to an insurance company for settlement are just not handled to their satisfaction. The adjusters are too slow or just don’t understand all of the issues. What can you do to make this process work better? First, what is… Read more »

Move-Pak Newsletter — January Edition

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The start of a new year – 2018 – may mean lots of changes. Tax law changes, tariff changes, labor laws, regulatory changes from both your federal and/or state regulator. City, County, Fire, and other local jurisdictions may have changes that could impact your moving and storage business. So, try to find out if any… Read more »

July Newsletter

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July 2017 Move-Pak Newsletter Did You Know? Do you have the right insurance to pay for damage to a Shipper’s premises? If you damage a Shipper’s property – the property that you have been hired to move – coverage is normally provided by your cargo insurance policy. So, what coverage applies if you damage the… Read more »

Illinois Movers and Warehousemen’s Association Convention

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Carole Boettcher will be presenting “Making the Right Choices About Insurance for Your Company” at the Illinois Association’s 64th annual convention and trade show to be held February 21st and 22nd at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Convention Center.

Paul Hanson Partners & Move-Pak Consulting Create Strategic Alliance

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Move-Pak principal Carole Boettcher gives Paul Hanson insureds and brokers an opportunity to tap into her expertise through consulting services, books Napa, CA—Sept. 29, 2016—Paul Hanson Partners, a leading insurance program administrator for the moving & storage and transportation industry, today announced a strategic alliance with Move-Pak Consulting. Through this partnership, Move-Pak principal and industry… Read more »