During 2010, approximately 6.7 million U.S. households relocated, and 44 percent of those moves were job related. Regardless of the reason behind a long distance move, it is always exhausting and stressful. In fact, one study found that Americans consider moving to be the third most stressful life event after death and divorce! While that statistic might leave some feeling skeptical, it does well in expressing the general notion that nobody enjoys moving.
For better or worse, there will come a time in most of our lives when we have no choice but to move. An impending relocation might be career related, the need for a larger home, or an ordered military move. Whatever the reason, any person who is facing a move will ap