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Florida Moving? Beware the sharks…circling

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Beware! Some South Florida Moving companies…are unethical.

Who knew?

Just the facts:

Mr and Mrs. J. report they interviewed three local So Floria Moving Companies:

#1.Company was way too flaky and 1) got their names wrong and 2) assumed they were moving an erroneous city a 1000 miles from their true destination, Tustin CA  vs Tucson, AZ. 3.) The Quote was 50% higher than other bids and riddled with errors. Very scary. Next!

#2. Company – The Estimator came-looked, left a bid and left….He promised to pick up in three days…and he was gone. Bam!  Waitaminute! Not only unprofessional – bizarre.

However, there was no Agreement.

The man failed to provide: documents – legally- had to signed, scanned, and returned…all dates, times, prices needed to be confirmed, a contract was needed and…truth be told, that pesky driver needed to be located. They never heard from the guy again.

#3. Mayflower came, inventoried, explained, provided estimate, required a signature, emailed the contract, inventory, weight, projected move and delivery date, explained insurance, stood behind his company – promised ethics and honesty. He followed up with a total of five phone calls to confirm he would pack, mirrors, glass table tops, beds.
His move manager called and sent confirmation of transaction – confirmed driver Eta.
Driver called night before to confirm arrival next day.
The Driver and team showed up – on time- packed up and ten days later delivered the possessions.

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Florida Code of Ethics? Turns out…some Florida Moving Companies are actually known to show up at your residence without a contract!  Incredible, right?

Mr and Mrs J said they were aghast whena truck from  Company#2 appeared on moving day – –  and announced they were “moving the couple.”  There was no communication with the company after the estimate. There were No Documents, no agreement, and no follow up..however, they showed out of the blue.

The aggressive driver in a shuck and jive kind of way…”We are here to move you!”

Oh, no you are not…like sharks – circling the neighborhoods…the unethical company driving around the neighborhood…was ready to prey and pounce.

 

Sharks in the water

Movers in Florida sink to new depths to get business

beware the nefarious moving companies…bait and switch would be

refreshing – by contrast.

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