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Who is Ashley Poling?
Will USPS Refund for Late Delivery?
Can I Ship Knives with USPS?
Can I Ship a Package to a Hotel?
What is the USPS ePacket Service?
Can I Combine USPS Insurance with Third-Party Insurance?
Who is Sal Vacca?
Do Packages to Military Addresses Ship for Cheaper?
Can I Ship Video Game Consoles Internationally with USPS?
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The Cheapest Way to Ship T-shirts
With First Class Package and Priority Mail Flat Rate envelopes, the United States Postal Service is the cheapest carrier option for shipping T-shirts.
Can I Use Ground Services to Ship to Canada?
Unlike USPS, FedEx and UPS offer ground services to ship your packages to Canada for under $20, depending on the dimensions and the weight of the package.
How Much Does Special Handling Cost?
The three major carriers each offer special handling for fragile items. The cost varies from carrier to carrier, and shippers pay for it on top of postage.
How to Ship to Federal Prisons in the United States
You can only send clothes and authorized medical devices if you want to ship to federal prisons, and you need to get written approval from the institution.
How to Ship Fresh Fish and Seafood
When shipping fresh fish and other seafood, the most important things to consider are the speed of the shipping service, and how to package them properly.
2019 USPS Holiday Shipping Deadlines
It's almost the holidays again! Mark your calendars with this comprehensive list of all the 2019 USPS holiday shipping deadlines for its different services.
Can I Use Return Labels for International Shipments?
The global marketplace is growing, and customers expect to be able to use return labels for international shipments. UPS, FedEx, and DHL offer this service.
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 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 Organs for Transplant
Time is precious when a patient's life is on the line, so it is absolutely critical to ship organs to their destination as quickly and safely as possible.
The Strange History of Collect on Delivery
Collect on delivery used to be a popular method of payment at the dawn of eCommerce, in which customers would wait to pay for their products until delivery.