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BBB Accredited Business since

Checkmate Movers, Inc.

Phone: (773) 539-9451 Fax: (773) 961-7056 View Additional Phone Numbers 5875 N Lincoln, Chicago, IL 60659

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Checkmate Movers, Inc. is a moving and logistics company that provides storage and a variety of other services for individuals and businesses. This company is located in Chicago, IL, and serves the greater Chicago area and the surrounding suburbs including Evanston, Skokie, Des Plaines, Park Ridge, Rosemont, Elk Grove Village, Elmhurst, Cicero, Berwyn, Oak Park, Franklin Park, Niles, Lincolnwood, Westchester, La Grange, Bedford Park, Burbank, Oak Lawn, Alsip, Blue Island, Harvey, Orland Park, Downers Grove, Lombard, Naperville, Northbrook, and Arlington Heights. Checkmate Movers offer moving and storage, logistic assistance, truck rentals, office moving, storage units, packing and crating services, warehousing services, trucking, and piano and organ moving.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Checkmate Movers, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Checkmate Movers, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Checkmate Movers, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: November 09, 2000 Business started: 06/01/1976 Business started locally: 06/01/1976 Business incorporated 06/09/1976 in IL
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Illinois Commerce Commission
160 N. LaSalle St., Chicago IL 60601
Phone Number: (800) 524-0795

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Kevin Newsom, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Kevin Newsom, President
Number of Employees


Business Category

Movers Movers - Office Moving Services - Labor & Materials Moving Supplies Packing & Crating Service Piano & Organ Moving Storage Units - Household & Commercial Storage - Data Trucking - Light Hauling Trucking Office Furniture & Equipment Warehousing Services Transportation Services Office Records Stored Relocation Service Transportation Consultants Logistics Truck Rent & Lease Moving & Storage Company Used Household and Office Goods Moving (NAICS: 484210)


BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
NR -----
Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.