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How Can I Get a Priority Mail Express Refund?
If your express parcel isn't delivered by the time of the service commitment cutoff, you're eligible to get a Priority Mail Express refund on USPS' website.
Can I Find Any Cheaper USPS Media Mail Rates?
Since the US Postal Service already offers such a huge discount on Media Mail service, you won't be able to find any additional savings on Media Mail Rates.
How Much Does USPS Media Mail Cost?
Wondering how much it'll cost to ship USPS Media Mail? Check out our Media Mail price breakdown and learn more about this specially discounted USPS service.
USPS Priority Mail Flat Rate: What You Need to Know
USPS Priority Mail Flat Rate is a sub-service of Priority Mail, where shippers pay "flat" fees to ship items in specific boxes or envelopes up to 70 pounds.
AES Exports: What You Need to Know
If you're shipping items internationally valued at $2,500 or higher that originate from a single country, you are required to submit an AES Export filing.
Box in a Bag Shipping: What You Need to Know
A trick to saving even more money when shipping Priority Mail Cubic is to put your "box in a bag" and ship it that way. Here's everything you need to know.
USPS Priority Mail: What You Need to Know
Known for quick delivery timeframes, affordable rates, and built-in insurance, USPS Priority Mail is the Postal Service's most widely-used shipping service.
USPS First Class Package Service: What You Need to Know
Everything you need to know about USPS First Class Package Service, including prices, delivery times, weight and dimension requirements, and insurance.
How Can Someone Send an Item Back to Me?
We often get asked, "How can someone send an item back to me?" You can either make a new label and swap the Ship From/To addresses, or create return labels!
USPS Branded Boxes: Paying for the Right Postage
When using USPS branded boxes to ship out items, it's critical to pay for the corresponding service labeled on the box....or else you'll pay for it later.
Maximum Box Dimensions for Shipping With USPS
Some USPS mail classes have different regulations for box sizes. Learn about the minimum and maximum box dimensions for shipping with the US Postal Service.
What is USPS’ Automated Package Verification (APV)?
USPS implemented the Automated Package Verification (APV) system in August 2017, which makes adjustments to packages that overpaid or underpaid for postage.