Planning Domestic Mail
Forward mail that is domestic with USPS ® . Correctly preparing your letters and postcards are certain to get them where theyre taking place time and help you save cash.
For just how to deliver a package, see Sending Packages.
For mail and packages delivered from and also to the U.S., see Preparing International Shipments.
Just how to Send a Letter or Postcard
Step one: Select Envelope or Postcard
When mailing a letter or postcard, postage expense is based on the shape and size associated with the mailpiece. It can save you money mailing sizes that are standard fit through automatic mail-processing gear.
Size & Weight Determine Cost
All envelopes needs to be flat. When your envelope cant fit through automated processing equipment its considered non-machineable and costs more to deliver. Non-machineable products consist of lumpy or envelopes that are rigid and the ones which have clasps, sequence, or buttons. Unusually shaped square or straight envelopes may also price more to deliver.
- Envelopes should be manufactured from paper.
- Envelopes should be rectangular to be eligible for page rates.
- Envelopes larger than letter-size will be charged package costs.