Take the stress out of moving house with this handy checklist

Take the stress out of moving house with this handy checklist

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Moving house is one helluva anxiety-inducing endeavour, and after last year, more stress is not something we want to endure.

Luckily, there is a way of eliminating much of the anxiety associated with moving house.

Online comparison service Compare & Connect not only assists you in making better informed decisions about gas and electricity plans, but is also a one-stop-shop when it comes to selecting great telecommunications, insurance, finance and much much more

Compare & Connect founder and chief executive officer Neil Saligrama says moving house is stressful enough without having to consider all the finer elements such as internet connection, utilities and insurance providers.

He said Compare & Connect provides an easy way to shop around because it assists with almost every element of the move.

"Comparison sites give people an amazing opportunity to understand what's out in the market place, plus Compare & Connect specifically helps our clients cut through the confusion. We give choice and flexibility and we take care of the paperwork - providing end-to-end solutions when it comes to moving house," Mr Saligrama said.

The below provides a helpful checklist for those planning on making the big move.

1. Select your utilities providers

You can either visit tens of websites to try and find the best deal for your gas, electricity and water connection or spend endless hours on the phone negotiating. Or, you can head to Compare & Connect and easily discover great deals and have the peace of mind knowing you'll be connected when you move in.

2.Choose your internet provider

Compare a range of broadband plans, specially tailored to your needs, get great advice and select the one that suits you best!

3. Select your removalist

Compare & Connect partners with Muval to provide a hand-picked and vetted database of movers so you can compare dozens of trusted removalists and book your move with confidence.

4. Review your insurance

If your circumstances have changed it a perfect time to review and transfer your life and health insurance. If you're seeking out a better plan, surprise surprise, Compare & Connect can assist.

5.Relax and get connected the easy way!

Save time and save costs as Compare & Connect does the paperwork for you and gets you connected and ready to go!

The past year highlighted the necessity for people to make responsible and sustainable financial decisions, especially with more individuals working from home and watching their energy costs soar through increased usage.

"Since its inception some six years ago, Compare & Connect has helped more than 500,000 Australians connect to a better deal, and we don't plan on stopping anytime soon," Mr Saligrama said.

For more information and to get connected, visit compareandconnect.com.au

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