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ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Following a 10 News Investigation intoU-Haul's practices of pushing unlicensed movers, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) have issued tips for avoiding becoming the victim of moving scams.

"Anyone can claim to be a mover, so checking a mover's credentials is critical," said Karen Nalven, President of BBB Serving West Florida. "Know your rights and options, but more importantly do your homework before turning your precious belongings over to a mover."

You can read the tips from the BBB and AMSA on finding a trustworthy moving company here.