Why waste money with UPS and FedEx?

Stamps.com and the US Postal Service have created a smarter alternative.

Every company is looking for ways to save money and become more efficient. Mailing and shipping is a great place to start. If you find yourself habitually reaching for FedEx® or UPS® forms, it may be time to give the USPS and Stamps.com a try. Together we’ve created a simple, powerful and reliable solution that helps you save a lot of money on mailing and shipping.

EXAMPLE: Which Shipping Carrier is cheapest for a 3lb package?

Residential Delivery: Atlanta, GA 30303 to Miami, FL 33109
Pick-up: Thu, January 9, 2014. Delivery: Mon, January 13, 2014.
Specs: 3lbs, 12" x 10" x 5" custom package

Costs/Month UPS FedEx USPS
  Ground Home Delivery USPS
Base Rate $6.65* $6.65* $5.84
Fuel Surcharge $0.67** $0.62** $0
Residential Delivery $2.90 $2.90 $0
Delivery Time 1 - 5 Days 1 - 5 Days 2 - 3 Days
Total Costs $10.22 $10.17 $5.84***
* * 2014 Rate Schedule. Assumes 20% Volume Discount.
** Fuel surcharge rates effective January 6th, 2014. Fuel surcharge rates change every month.
*** Priority Mail Regional Rate A.

So many reasons to choose USPS over other carriers…

  • Free daily package pick-up
  • No fuel surcharges (UPS/FedEx charge up to 7.50% per package)
  • No residential surcharges (UPS/FedEx charge $2.90 per package)
  • Wider area of service–every day to every address in the U.S.!
  • No extra charge for Saturday Deliveries.
  • No hidden costs with USPS shipping.
  • Delivery to Military Addresses (APO/FPO addresses) and P.O. Boxes
  • Flat rate boxes–if it fits it ships!

Try Stamps.com for 4 weeks!

Every new customer account starts with:

  • Free 5 lb. Digital Scale*, connects via USB
  • 4-week trial
  • $5 in free postage to use in trial period
  • Free Supplies Kit including postage labels
  • Additional $10 postage coupons to use after trial
    *pay only S&H fee