The OREA Newsletter | Spring 2023
Avoid Moving Scams
Moving is bad enough. Getting scammed by your mover is worse. It happens to hundreds of unsuspecting Oregonians every year. Routine problems include damaged goods, bait-and-switch cost estimates, delayed deliveries and belongings held for ransom. Recently, there has been an increase in household goods shipments being hijacked by rogue movers. A shipment is hijacked when the rogue movers steal all the high value items and discard the rest of the shipment. The victims never see their property again. Here are ten ways to protect yourself and minimize headaches on moving day...
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