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Joyce Lain Kennedy

Make smart relocation moves

DEAR JOYCE: I've been offered a very attractive promotion in a city several states away. My husband says I should go for it and that he can find a good job there, even if he can't get transferred. I've never lived anywhere else and the thought of moving is keeping me up at night. Do you have some suggestions from other readers who decided to accept what could be an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity (or a bust) and relocate? -- L.L.F. I do. Here are seven moves to make before you move: 1. Is your spouse in your offer package? Many employers now recognize that families often rely on two incomes. If you can't survive without your spouse's income, ask your employer to...