Windstream offers free moving assistance for customers

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Oct 09, 2008

Windstream offers free moving assistance for customers

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Windstream Corporation (NYSE: WIN) is participating in the Movearoo program along with other leading communications companies, including AT&T, Qwest and Verizon, to simplify the moving process for customers.  

Movearoo is a cost-free, interactive resource that helps consumers with everything from selecting a moving company to conveniently setting up home-related services, such as phone, high-speed Internet, TV, electricity, natural gas and more. Windstream is the first rural phone company to participate in the program, which was launched in July.

Consumers can plan their move step-by-step at In addition to comparison shopping for essential home-related services, such as phone, high-speed Internet and TV services, consumers can:

  • Set up gas and electric service;

  • Change a mailing address without a trip to the post office;

  • Request mover quotes and order moving supplies;

  • Find tips and manage the move process using an interactive checklist;

  • Subscribe to newspaper delivery; and

  • Research and rent home appliances, furniture and more.

Movearoo representatives also are available to chat live online or by phone at 1-877-771-0771.

About Movearoo

Movearoo is a powerful online marketplace for consumers to shop for, compare and order home essential services such as phone, TV, Internet and utilities. Movearoo is established by a consortium of leading communications companies including AT&T, Qwest and Verizon. The Web site was developed and is managed by WhiteFence, the nation’s leading online comparison-shopping marketplace for residential home services.

About Windstream

Windstream Corporation is an S&P 500 company that provides digital phone, high-speed Internet and high-definition video and entertainment services to residential and business customers in 16 states. The company has approximately 3.1 million access lines and about $3.2 billion in annual revenues. For more information, visit


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David Avery, 501-748-5876

Larry White, 501-748-6250

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