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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.
How to Ship Perfume, Cologne, and Liquid Fragrances
If you're looking to ship perfume or other liquid fragrances, the US Postal Service will give you the best mix of affordable rates and quick delivery times.
How to Ship a Canvas or Painting
The US Postal Service will offer you the cheapest option to ship a canvas or painting, but you'll want to protect your package with shipping insurance.
How to Ship Live Shrimp with USPS
The US Postal Service will allow you to ship live shrimp and will offer you the cheapest rates, but you need to make sure you package the shrimp properly!
How to Ship Wreaths
Shipping boxes containing wreaths are inherently big and lightweight, so you'll be hit with high dimensional weight charges no matter where you buy postage.
How to Ship Eyeglasses and Eyewear
Since they are lightweight items, the cheapest and quickest way to ship eyeglasses is USPS First Class Package Service...but don't forget to add insurance!
USPS Priority Mail Express: What You Need to Know
Priority Mail Express is USPS' overnight shipping service, with overnight shipping to and from urban destinations, and 2-day shipping to rural destinations.
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 to Ship Pillows, Bed Sheets, or Linens
If you want to ship bed sheets, pillows, or linens, you'll need to be prepared to pay extra dimensional weight charges, no matter which carrier you choose.
How to Ship Shoes, Sandals, and Other Footwear
If you're wondering what the best option to ship shoes is, look no further than the US Postal Service. You can even order Priority Mail Shoe Boxes for free!