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Can You (Legally) Ship a Person?
It is illegal to ship a person. If you want to send somebody to another destination, you'll have to do it the old fashioned way and buy them a plane ticket.
Who is Steven Phelps?
Steven Phelps is USPS' Manager of Regulatory Reporting and Cost Analysis. He assumed the role in 2016, and has worked for the Postal Service for 34 years.
What’s the Difference Between Cashier’s Checks and Money Orders?
While both options are equally liquid alternatives to cash, people often confuse cashier's checks and money orders. Learn the difference between them today!
Where Can I Get a Money Order?
Ever wondered where to get a money order? One of the best spots to get them is the Post Office, although you can also buy them at banks or grocery stores.
Who is Eric Chavez?
Eric Chavez is Vice President of Northeast Area Operations for the US Postal Service. He assumed this role in March 2019 and has worked for USPS since 1986.
Can I Receive Emails Instead of Physical Mail?
You can't solely receive emails instead of physical mail, but USPS offers a free service called Informed Delivery that lets you preview mail in your email!
Who is Larry Munoz?
Larry Munoz is Vice President of Pacific Area Operations for USPS. He assumed this role in February 2018 and has worked for the Postal Service since 1986.
Who is Joshua Colin?
Joshua Colin is USPS' Vice President of Processing and Maintenance. He assumed this role in August of 2019, and has spent over 33 years working within USPS.
Who is Linda Malone?
Linda Malone is Vice President of Capital Metro Area Operations for USPS. She has been with USPS since 1985, starting her postal career as a letter carrier.
Who is Megan Brennan?
Megan Brennan was Postmaster General until May 2020. She began her career with the US Postal Service as a letter carrier in 1986 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
How Many People Work for USPS?
Ever wondered how many people work for USPS? As of 2019, USPS employs about 407,000 people between executives, Post Offices positions, and letter carriers.
Who is Tom Samra?
Tom Samra is Vice President of Facilities for USPS. He assumed this role in November 2005 and brought over 31 years of experience in facilities management.