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Federal Moving Systems / Stay away from this company

Aug 9, 2012

After an extensive search for a Moving Company to move my household goods from Atlanta to Miami, I selected Federal Moving because of their B+ Better Business Bureau rating and their 4/16/09 Quote for $1, 157.42; I made a $201.23 down payment. During the quote process, I explained that my apartment was 1200 square feet and gave them an honest rundown of the items to be moved, and also let them know it was on the third floor. They also promised to store my furniture free of charge in Miami, until I was ready to take delivery. The pickup was scheduled 5/6/09. The truck arrived 5/6/09 at 10 am...

Federal Moving Systems / Buyer beware, don't waste your hard-earned money on a shady mover

Aug 7, 2012

I contracted with Federal Moving Systems to move approximately 2000 pounds of household goods in December of 2009. They insisted upon a deposit of approximately $352 to be made via Paypal in order to guarantee the quoted price for poundage and pick-up date. Money was sent via paypal. I tried for several days prior to the guaranteed pick-up date to call in order to confirm the time. Less than 24 hours prior to the guaranteed pick up date, I was contacted by Max (the alleged owner, who refused to give his last name) only to be told that the price was going to be approximately $2000 more than the...

Federal Moving Systems - Florida, North Miami / Theft and Damage


This is not a recommendation only additional information for those in need of help. I had a nightmare of a move with Federal Moving Systems who now claim I was never a customer. They tried to overcharge, stole items, and damaged many items. If you have had similar problems and do not know where to turn I hope this helps. PLEASE READ THIS AS YOUR CONTRACT AND EVERYONE YOU TALK TO WILL TELL YOU THERE IS NOTHING YOU CAN DO. First, file a claim with the Better Business Burea online at This is only enough to make them laugh as the BBB will do nothing to help. It doe...

Federal Moving Systems - Pennsylvania, Allentown / Scammers Took my deposit, never showed up to move me, avoided my calls


FEDERAL MOVING SYSTEMS SCAMMED ME I orginally spoke with a gentleman name sabastian to make my reservation and pay my deposit of $350 over a month ago. I spoke with sabastian to add inventor remove inventory all the way up until the week of my move.. I was supposidly allset up to move August 7th...which was a friday..i called and spoke with a guy name chris who was a very nice guy promised me the truck would be there and said he would clal me right back within 5 min to let me know exactly what time pick up would be.. i never heard from him again... I called the number That i had been calling to...