Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 0
I need to vent and ask for any help in getting revenge.
I will try to keep this brief. I used to own a house in New Hampshire until one year ago when the state took it away under the law of eminent domain. They paid us "fair market value" which of course was approx. a $30,000 loss for us. The state paid to have the contents of the house packed and stored for one year ( in case we found another place) or then moved to our primary residence. The problem is with the mover. He made a delivery in Sept. 98 and only delivered half of my stuff. It took until last week for him to find the rest and deliver it. When the truck did come only 2 boxes more arrived, this after I spoke with the secretary who went down a list with me telling me what was found and what wasn't. Well at this point I am just going to send him an itemized list with replacement prices. My attorney says he has insurance so I shouldn't have any trouble collecting. Next I plan on contacting the Dept. of Transportation who handled this part of the relocation, and inform them of the trouble I had. I am also going to request that they( DOT) tell me what he charged the state. The mover gave me abill of almost $2,000 for the move. The state only paid for a 50 mile radius out of town ao I was responsible for the rest. I have a funny feeling the mover charged the state his fee plus my fee too, which means he got paid twice. If anyone has any other suggestions for anything else I can do to let this mover know I am not a happy camper I'd appreciate it.

Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.