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What is the Cheapest Way to Ship Something?
The cheapest way to ship something depends on the item's size & weight, but you should always use free shipping software to save the most money on postage.
Can I Ship Cleaning Supplies With USPS?
To ship cleaning supplies with USPS, you'll mostly be restricted to ground services such as Retail Ground or Parcel Select Ground (with shipping software).
How Long Do International Shipments Take to Arrive?
International shipments are increasingly delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn how long international packages take to arrive, so you can be prepared.
How to Ship Books for Cheap
USPS Media Mail is the premier service to ship books the cheapest way possible, and you can access these special rates via online shipping software options.
Can I Ship a Car Battery with USPS?
USPS categorizes car batteries as "nonmailable corrosives." As a result, you can't ship a car battery with USPS unless it's clearly marked "non-spillable."
Can I Ship Dry Ice with USPS?
This quick guide to shipping with dry ice through USPS is a great first step in planning out how you'll ship your frozen products. Learn the basics here!
How Do I Ship Safely From Home?
Shipping from home has become increasingly important during the expansion of eCommerce. Learn how to ship safely from home without spending extra money.
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.
Can I Use USPS to Ship Hand Sanitizer?
You can ship hand sanitizer with USPS, but you'll be restricted to using ground services, and you'll need to affix the proper labelings onto your package.
Does USPS Offer International Returns?
Unfortunately, USPS doesn't offer international returns for online shippers. Therefore, we always suggest purchasing insurance on international shipments.
Can I Cut Down USPS Boxes to Get Cheaper Rates?
While we typically advise shippers to invest in their own custom packaging and not cut down USPS boxes, altering Priority Mail boxes is a feasible option.
Can I Ship Fire Extinguishers With USPS?
It is indeed legal to ship fire extinguishers with the US Postal Service, and you can use any of their air-based or surface transporation services to do so.