USPS Reminders for the Holiday Season
Need to mail packages overseas or to your family members here in the states then there are a few mailing deadlines that the United States Postal Service (USPS) wants to remind you of, here they are for domestic shippments:
- First Class Ground items need to be mailed by 12/14/18
- First Class Mail items need to be mailed by 12/20/18
- Priority Mail items need to be mailed by 12/20/18
- Priotity Mail Express items need to be mailed by 12/22/18
Mailing items internationally? Try to have all of your items mailed by December 1 for Priority Mail and December 8 for items mailed by Priority Mail Express International.
Mailing items to a military member at an APO or FPO? Then the dealine for mailing items in time for the recipient to get them for the Christmas holiday is November 27 for Space Available and December 11 for Priority Mail.
Did you know that you can print out labels with postage on them at home and then request your local mail carrier to pick it up at your front door, mailbox or porch for no additional cost? Check out how you can click n ship at USPS.com.
Also note, First Class Stamp prices will be increasing in January 2019.