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Amazing team. From the moment I called them I knew I was in good hands. They were quick to give me a quote which was a lot cheaper than the competitors. They were on time throughout the whole schedule. They... read moreGenna B.9/22/2016
Moving has always been a pain in general. I've always tried to be organize and have a plan but it never works out. My friend mentioned to me about this group of movers and I said what the heck... read moreYeni M.9/29/2016
I never would have thought moving would have been such an easy moving experience. Long Distance Movers really exceeded all of my expectations. All of my furniture was handled with extreme care and the moving team was right on schedule... read moreMichelle T.9/22/2016
I'm very picky when it comes to choosing a moving company because my belongs are important to me! I worked hard for the things I have today. I called this company & made sure countless times about my concerns. I... read moreAndy V.10/29/2016
If I had the chance to go back and change anyone think about the move definitely would not be the company that we hired. These guys are the real deal and they showed us some of the best and most... read moreSmiley T.10/06/2016
I used Trico for my cross country move from Denver to Los Angeles. Wanted to let everyone know that I had an awesome experience with them. They did everything they promised they would do and even packed a few wardrobe... read morePatricia G.9/23/2015
Our move was seamless thanks to Trico. The service at both ends of our journey was impeccable, our possessions were moved carefully yet efficiently, and we couldn't be more happy with the service. The team arrived on a... read moreBen G.10/06/2017
Usually moving companies in the local area all charge similar to a flat rate, however these guys provide thorough and quality service at a rate cheaper than any other place we had called. You think that they would not make... read moreAmy L.9/25/2016
Booking a reservation online was too easy. My quote and online booked appointment was done in a matter of 15 min. I had 1 question and I was able to reach out to tech support immediately. The movers showed up... read moreVictor F.10/25/2016
Moving was the last thing that I was looking forward to for college. I knew that I was going to need help getting everything across the country because my family was not going to be able to fit everything in... read moreCristal D.10/27/2016
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MOVING FROM COLORADO TO MINNESOTA: PROS AND CONS
When you are planning on moving to Minnesota, it is important to be certain that your things are handled with care during the move. Knowing that not all long distance relocation companies are equal, it is good to find the right Colorado movers, a long distance moving company that keeps its word and gives you the peace of mind you need during this potentially stressful period. Trico Long Distance Movers is the moving company for you, we are a dependable long distance moving company that will make sure that your possessions arrive safely to their new destination across the country. Our long distance movers have plenty of experience helping people to relocate nationwide and are no strangers when it comes to relocating to Minnesota. We are here to offer our professional long distance movers and moving services to make your move as easy as can be.
Our professional Colorado movers will make sure that everything is taken care of and ready for the relocation so that it is carried out as efficiently as possible. Trico Long Distance Movers provides a variety of services to our customers, such as:
- Residential long distance relocation
- Corporate long distance relocation
- Professional packing services
- Free storage units
- Auto transport
We provide moving checklists, moving tips and moving supplies which will help you to plan out your entire move and make it less stressful. We are professional Colorado movers who can help you if you are moving a house, moving your business or need our car transport service. We can help you to move to and from anywhere in the country.
When it comes to long distance car shipping, Trico Long Distance Movers is among the best car movers in the business. Our reliable auto transport services are available to you, no matter where in the United States you decide to move to or where you’re moving from. We ship all types of vehicles, from bikes and scooters to family SUVs and sports cars, so feel free to give us a call if you’ve got questions regarding your vehicle. You can choose if you want the cheaper, open trailer car delivery or if you’d like your car shipped in an enclosed car carrier, which will protect your vehicle from weather conditions and outside influences.
If you’re new to Minnesota, there are many new sights and experiences in store for you. Numerous guidebooks and online sites supply an almost endless inventory of information about every conceivable benefit that the state offers.
Among your first decisions will be selecting the best places to live in Minnesota. Do you prefer life in the city, a small town or in the country? You can find a variety of options that will fit the kind of environment that suits you best. The next step is to choose several different locations that fit your preferences, and then look at the advantages that each provides. If you have friends or relatives you’d like to be near, that can help you narrow down the options. They can also probably help you make a good decision by providing advice and inside information.
Once you’ve considered the many advantages and opportunities the state offers, you’ll probably be asking yourself, should I move to Minnesota, to another state that’s also interesting, or should I stay in my current state? It all depends on your reasons for moving. Sometimes your circumstance can help to make your choices clear. If you’re relocating for a new job, for instance, that makes your decision easier. Otherwise, you must weigh the benefits that you’ll reap by making the move.
Economic decisions always play a role when it comes to making a move, so you’ll of course want to consider the cost of living in Minnesota. Taxes, fees, the price of real estate and many other factors determine how far your money will go in any geographic location. You can look at the cost of food, utilities and other day-to-day or year-to-year expenses and make your own calculations. Or, find an online cost-of-living calculator and let it do the work for you.
There’s a great deal of information that you’ll want to consider if you’d like to move to Minnesota, and that may take a bit or research on your part. The time you invest in finding the facts will be worthwhile, most likely. Should you decide to make the move you’ll feel more confident about your decision, and you’ll likely have a good idea of what to expect in your new home.
Registering a Car in Minnesota and Getting a Minnesota Driver’s License
It can be challenging to get around almost everywhere without your own source of transportation, so it’s a good idea to ensure that you know the rules of the road and any new regulations that you’ll be obliged to follow. When you’re moving to Minnesota, the DMV will likely be among the many stops you’ll want to make as soon as you begin to get settled. Start out by looking at the Minnesota.gov DMV website. It supplies a lot of the information you’ll need to know and can save you a lot of time.
You’re probably most interested in finding out the facts about transferring your car registration, such as how much it will cost and how soon you must make a transfer after becoming a resident of the state. Fortunately, you can find all of that information online.
Another top question for motorists taking up residence in the state is what do I have to do about my driver’s license? Again, you’ll find all of the facts that you need to know on the government site. In addition, you can learn about all of the rules associated with registering a car in Minnesota.
Moving to Minnesota with Guns
If you’re an outdoorsman and are moving to Minnesota with guns, you’ll want to know what regulations and licensing procedures you’re facing.
The county sheriff must either issue or deny a permit within 30 days of the application date.
New and renewal permits are valid for five years from the date of issuance. Emergency permits are valid for 30 days. Landlords may not restrict the lawful carry or possession of firearms by tenants or their guests. Private establishments can ban any firearms and must post a legal notice banning guns on their premises or personally notify patrons that guns are not allowed. Sheriff’s departments that wrongfully deny an applicant, as determined by the courts, are responsible for reimbursing legal fees incurred by the applicant.
Permits to carry come with the following restrictions: You must be at least 21 years of age and a citizen or permanent resident of the United States, complete an application and you must not be prohibited from possessing a firearm under Minnesota Statute 624.714 (Criminal background & mental health history check).
You must not be listed in the criminal gang investigation system, you must be a resident of the county to which one is applying for a permit, if you reside in Minnesota. Non-residents may apply to any Minnesota county sheriff.
You must present evidence of training in the safe use of a pistol. Training must be completed within one year of an original or renewal application.
You may find that the gun laws in Minnesota are more lenient or more restrictive than the laws in the state that you are moving from. In either case, it’s a good idea to contact your local law enforcement agency to ensure that you’re getting the most up-to-date rules and regulations, whether you’re moving to Minnesota with a handgun rifle or shotgun.
5 Ultimate Tips for Moving to Minnesota
Relocating to a new state can be a tricky business, so you’ll certainly benefit by picking up any tips to make moving to Minnesota a little easier and choosing the right Colorado movers. Here’s a handful of items that will help you get started:
- Minnesotans have a tendency to speak their mind, while saying it in the nicest way possible. Some call it passive aggressive. Natives prefer “Minnesota nice.”
- Minnesota is full of Wisconsin-born residents, so most Minnesota dwellers fall into two categories: Minnesota Vikings or Green Bay Packers football fans.
- Minnesotans are known for their iconic accent, (think “Fargo”) which is similar to that of their Canadian neighbors up north.
- They’ve been deep frying food for years, from fruit (yes fruit) to candy bars and everything in between. Deep fried cheese curds are a local favorite.
- Once you embrace a Minnesota winter, you can enjoy all the fantastic things it has to offer, like sledding, ice fishing and warming up with a cup of hot chocolate.
It’s never exactly easy to make such an important decision as moving, especially if you plan to move to another part of the country that is far away. But you are probably taking the time to think about all of the pros and cons that you might encounter. Contact Trico Long Distance Movers for an estimate to see how much the move will cost you and if you’ve got any questions regarding your move. Our professional Colorado movers are ready to make your move a stress-free experience.