Starving Students, Inc.

1.4 star rating Rating - based on 17 reviews & complaints
Residential moves, long distance moves, commercial moves, short notice moves, free rate quotes, packing service & supplies, portable storage containers delivered to your door, insured & licensed.  
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Customer Reviews, Ratings & Complaints

Complaint Posted 7/19/2013
not as bad some people say here.
But 1. i got the sence that no one involved was actually students-despite the ads. 2. They didn't seem that intent in helping me out very much in the process. Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 4/7/2011
Review 4/7/2011
This is how Starving Students dups their customers into thinking one thing, when they tell you and prices, etc. and the actual service they provide, a complete 180 degree u turn on what they promise. We even had the CEO of the company tell us that... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 2/8/2011
Review 2/8/2011
Starving Students does not deserve even one star. Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware,Beware. If you use this company be sure to video tape every move that they make. I bought their insurance and unfortunat... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 1/17/2011
Review 1/17/2011
I agree with the last review. I should have looked up this place before agreeing to anything. They make you put down a huge deposit, take their sweet time, ruin your furniture and break things in your apartment complex like your front door and t... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 1/10/2011
Review 1/10/2011
This company uses bait and switch techniques, doesn't keep their word and tells you verbal agreements are not binding! Consumer beware. I had scheduled a move with SS and they told me the crew would be there early at 12:30. But the crew did not ar... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 1/5/2011
Review 1/5/2011
This was the worst experience I have ever had. My husband and I moved a one bedroom apartment in Valencia to a two bedroom apartment in Tarzana. We were originally scheduled for December 30th, but because they do not have enough employees to keep... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 1/4/2011
Review 1/4/2011
DO NOT TRUST STARVING STUDENTS. THIS IS THE WORST MOVING COMPANY I HAVE EVER IN LIFE HAD TO DEAL WITH. THEY QUOTE YOU ONE PRICE OVER THE PHONE AND THEN WITH THE MOVE IS COMPLETED, THEY GIVE YOU A BALANCE THAT YOU WOULD NOT BELIEVE, A TRIP CHARGE A... Read More »
 
 
 
Review Posted 8/17/2010
Review 8/17/2010
I made a reservation over the phone for Starving Students to help me move, they quoted me 88.99 per hr, two hr minimum, 2 man crew. Because I wanted a professional company and was only moving across town, less than 10 miles, I decided we could pro... Read More »
 
 
 
Review Posted 8/9/2010
Review 8/9/2010
I used Starving Students to move a conference table and 6 leather chairs from an office building to my home in August 2010. I was very pleased with the move. They promised me 2 men, they sent 3, charged me exactly what they promised, they worked q... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 5/20/2010
Review 5/20/2010
Starving Student Moving (SSM) overcharged, damaged my items, and ignored my complaint letter. It's been three weeks since a letter was sent to them complaining of their services, and requesting for some resolution or response. I called their compl... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 5/11/2010
Review 5/11/2010
This company lies and engages in incredibly deceptive practices. I went with them because I see their trucks everywhere and thought how bad can they be? I wish I had done more homework. On the phone, they are very friendly and tell you you'll be p... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 1/23/2010
Review 1/23/2010
This had to be the worst moving experience we have ever had. There was absolutely no communication from the corporate office when they would pick up our items or when they finally did, no communication when these items would be delivered. Many cal... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 9/15/2009
Review 9/15/2009
This is the worst move I have ever experienced--from the start. They are supposed to notify you 24 hours before pick-up. No one contacted me, they just showed up at my house. My stuff was picked up on August 27th and has yet to arrive. Today is Se... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 1/27/2009
Review 1/27/2009
January 25, 2009 To whom it may concern This explains a dispute with Starving Students a moving company located at: 1388 Daisey, Unit A, Long Beach, CA90813. On January 19, 2009 I called Starving Students and spoke with Scotty ???. He was told... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 4/29/2008
Review 4/29/2008
I booked a move with Starving Students on April 4, 2008. I spoke with a Terry Mark out of their corporate headquarters in LA. I was quoted a rate of $79 an hour in addition to a 20 percent surcharge for gas and workers compensation. Terry and I bo... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 4/23/2008
Review 4/23/2008
Several years prior, I used Starving Students and they did a good job at a fair price. We needed them once again and arranged for their services. I was required to put up a $240 cash deposit. We were moving our furniture from our home to a storage... Read More »
 
 
 
Complaint Posted 10/23/2007
Review 10/23/2007
Do not trust this company! They will quote you one price over the phone, then change it once they arrive at your house. They will change it on the contract but tell you something different when you sign it. The manager (Andre) is not the smartest... Read More »
 
 
 
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Additional Business Information
Hours   5am-7pm PST and by Appointment Saturday 6am-6pm PST Sunday 7am-3:30pm PST Phone   (310) 235-6683 Address   1850 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Website   http://www.ssmovers.com Email   mthompson@ssmovers.com
Contact   Melanie Thompson Other  
 
 
 
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