What is Expedited Shipping?

With the advent of Amazon Prime 2-day shipping, most of us have gotten used to the immediate gratification that expedited shipping provides. However, expedited shipping is not always cheap or easy. Depending on the carrier or marketplace you are shipping with, the price and timeframe of your expedited shipment can change drastically. Thankfully, expedited shipping… Read More »

Does Staples Sell Stamps?

If you search “does Staples sell stamps?” on the internet, most sites will tell you that they do. However, while this used to be true, Staples locations in the United States actually stopped supplying US postage stamps back in 2017. Does Staples Sell Postage Stamps? No, Staples stores no longer sell stamps. The United States… Read More »

Does Dollar General Sell Stamps?

If you’ve ever been on the hunt for a random assortment of items before, your search may have taken you through the doors of Dollar General. With many convenient locations throughout the United States, Dollar General can typically serve as the perfect answer to your discount shopping needs. However, if you are looking for stamps…… Read More »

UPS vs. USPS

When you have a business that requires you to ship products around the country (or worldwide), shipping can quickly become your biggest expense. Therefore, keeping your shipping costs low is an essential business practice, both for your bottom line and your business’s competitiveness. Yet, with all the shipping options available, it is often difficult to… Read More »

Does USPS Deliver on Saturday / Sunday?

We all know there’s usually little reason to check the mailbox on Sunday. After all, there’s no post on Sundays. Yet, while this is true of your typical letters, it may not be true for your packages. Since 2013, USPS has delivered packages on Saturdays and select packages on Sundays. Below, we have everything you… Read More »

Postage / Mail to Japan

Every year, more and more Americans cross the Pacific Ocean to visit or move to Japan. As a result, more and more of us find ourselves trying to make sense of Japanese addresses to send letters and parcels to friends and family abroad. This article outlines everything you need to know about sending postcards, letters,… Read More »

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 »