Transferring to a new city might put you in the good graces of your employer, but moving expenses can add up. Sometimes, the cost of moving is greater than any benefits gained by relocating for a company. If your boss asks you to transfer to a different office, make sure you estimate all moving costs before agreeing to relocate.
Find Out If Your Employer Offers a Relocation Package
Although relocation packages often aren't as robust as they were prior to the Great Recession, many companies provide some form of compensation to employees who transfer at the company's request.