Moving and Money – Getting Cash


This is the first part in a series involving the financial impacts of moving across the country from a first hand experience.   I recently moved across the country. All 3,000 miles by car. That’s right – I drove from Tampa Bay to San Francisco Bay. By myself. I could give you the details of the drive, like why you should at least once take a trip down I-70 through Colorado, but the lesson I really want to share is what happens when you get to your new city and financial issues arise.   Know Before You Go   One of the most important things to know before you move across the country is what kind of banking service you will have. If you have a regional bank or credit union (like Suntrust in the south east, First Niagara Bank in the north east, and Bank of the West … [Read more...]

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