Postage / Mail to France

While France is one of the European countries closest to the United States, it is still very far away. Packages traveling to France must cross country borders and 4,775 miles of Atlantic Ocean to reach their destinations. As a result, international shipping can be long, arduous, and, at times, expensive. However, it doesn’t always have… Read More »

Postage / Mail to Canada

Shipping to Canada seems like it should be as easy as shipping within the continental United States; after all, it’s all part of the same landmass. However, shipments to Canada are considered international and are, therefore, subject to international shipping rates. This article outlines the best carriers for shipments to Canada, unique shipping requirements, and… Read More »

Postage / Mail to Puerto Rico

Mailing a postcard or letter within the United States is fairly simple: in most cases, you can affix a single stamp to the top left corner and send it on its way. However, when you start sending mail beyond the confines of the continental United States, the postage requirements become much more complex. One of… Read More »

10 Postage Printing Methods For Stamps (Master List)

Stamp printing has been around since the 19th century but is still relatively new compared to how long the postal system has been around. Various nations have used different methods, and the process of printing has changed numerous times over the last hundred years. Each method of printing was intended to thwart unauthorized reproduction or… Read More »

What is the Cost of First-Class Postage?

First-class postage is the cheapest and easiest way to mail small items up to 13 ounces. This article serves as a quick guide discussing the cost of different types of first-class postage and how to purchase them. For a more in-depth look at how first-class postage could help with your personal or business postage needs,… Read More »

Does 7-Eleven (7-11) Sell Stamps?

If you’re like me, you probably do most of your personal correspondence on the weekend. However, there is no worse feeling than finishing a card and realizing you can’t complete the job because you don’t have any stamps (especially if your local post office is closed on weekends). Luckily, 7-Eleven (aka 7-11 or 711) is… Read More »

Does Costco Sell Stamps?

Costco is a large retail chain that sells an extensive range of goods (at bulk) with very competitive pricing. Stamps are no exception. If you use stamps frequently or are looking to buy Forever Stamps at an affordable price to save money in the future, Costco is the place for you. Does Costco Sell Postage… Read More »

Does FedEx Sell Stamps?

There are three powerhouses of shipping in the United States: the United States Postal Service (USPS), the United Parcel Service (UPS), and Federal Express (FedEx). Based on the size and destination of your parcel, each company has its benefits. Based on the competitive nature of these companies’ relationship, it’s pretty understandable that FedEx does not… Read More »

Does Publix Sell Stamps?

For those odd times when you are in desperate need of a stamp, your first impulse might not be to drive to your local grocery store. However, Publix grocery stores are here to change your mind. Every Publix grocery store location offers stamps, cards, and office supplies for your basic postage needs. With convenient locations… Read More »

Does Safeway Sell Stamps?

There is no worse feeling than getting a letter all signed, sealed, and ready to go, only to realize that you can’t mail it because you don’t have any stamps. With how hectic our lives are, who has time to make a separate stop just to buy a postage stamp? Luckily, thanks to Safeway grocery… Read More »