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How to Ship Ashes and Cremated Remains
If you want to ship ashes or cremated remains, your only option is to ship with the US Postal Service, and you'll be restricted to Priority Mail Express.
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.
How Do I Ship Golf Clubs with USPS?
It's fairly common and easy to ship golf clubs with the US Postal Service, contrary to what you might think. Just make sure you pack them in boxes that fit!
How to Ship Live Plants and Vegetation with USPS
It's perfectly legal to ship live plants and vegetation with USPS, as long as you're aware of the USDA guidelines as well as any importing restrictions.
What Is the Best Way to Print Shipping Labels?
Anyone can print 4x6 shipping labels at home! Check out our suggestions on the best way to print shipping labels, perfect for beginners and experts alike.
Why Zip Codes Are So Important
We all know those five numbers at the end of our addresses: zip codes. Even though we jot down zip codes as part of our addresses almost every single day,..
USPS Board of Governors
Presiding at the top of the US Postal Service totem pole, the USPS Board of Governors is comparable to a board of directors at a publicly traded company.
USPS Leadership Organization
Led by current Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, here is a comprehensive list of the entire USPS leadership organization, broken up into separate divisions.
Why America Needs the US Postal Service
Shipping is one of the great cornerstones of our nation's economy, and the rise of eCommerce proves America needs the US Postal Service now more than ever.
How to Ship Fireworks (and Do It Legally)
You can't ship fireworks in the United States unless you're a Certified Hazmat Dealer, and even then, you'll be restricted to choosing either UPS or FedEx.
The Cheapest Way to Ship to US Territories
There are lots of carrier choices when you ship to US territories, but USPS will provide you with the best mix of affordable rates and fast delivery times.
How to Ship a Car
Ever wondered how to ship a car? Instead of going with the three major carriers, you'll need to use a freight company that specializes in vehicle transport.