Moving is a gigantic, expensive pain. And that's only with thinking about packing supplies and hiring movers. When you start adding in other costs, it might be enough to make you go crazy. Luckily, there are ways you can prevent these extra costs to help you keep your sanity.
Cable, internet, electricity, and water can all be a pain to cancel and get started again. To avoid unnecessary charges for service after you've already moved, check several months in advance to see how much notice you need to give to shut off service.