Your valuables is one of the most important things that you ought to consider when moving. Remember that not all moving companies offer the insurance and protection that you want for your stuff. You may be paying to much or you may be paying a lot for a particular item.
Take the case of expensive appliances like XBox and such. While movers have no problem accepting it, there are some who refuse this type of items. For your peace of mind as well as that of the people people who are dealing with your expensive stuff.
Jewelry are another thing that may or may not be accepted by some movers. While there are those who would accept such things provided they are in a safety box, there are some who are not just into accepting such things.