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Can virtual mailboxes receive packages?

Can virtual mailboxes receive packages?

Your virtual mailbox can receive most of the same packages any other address could. Here’s how we break it down at Earth Class Mail.

By Sara Yonker

November 1, 2021

Virtual mailbox problems: How we help solve issues for our customers

Virtual mailbox problems: How we help solve issues for our customers

At Earth Class Mail, we keep the focus on our customers whether we’re designing new products or prioritizing projects. In fact, one of our key values as a company is that we act “to serve our customers.”

By Joanna Heep

October 26, 2021

Earth Class Mail adds 2FA for virtual mail customers

Earth Class Mail adds 2FA for virtual mail customers

We’re excited to say we have now enabled every customer to add another layer of security to their accounts with an additional security feature known as two-factor authentication, or 2FA.

By Tere Kovacs

October 18, 2021

Holiday mail shipping 2021: Deadlines, delays and what you need to know

Holiday mail shipping 2021: Deadlines, delays and what you need to know

This year, the busiest shopping time of year and the busiest shipping season coincides with a new slowdown in the standards for how fast the United States Postal Service promises to deliver mail, postage price increases, and 10-year plan taking effect.

By Sara Yonker

October 11, 2021

USPS changed mail service just in time for the holiday rush. What does that mean for you?

USPS changed mail service just in time for the holiday rush. What does that mean for you?

Earlier this year, the U.S. Postal Service unveiled a 10-year plan that aimed to save the postal service from bankruptcy. The plan came with higher prices for postage and shipping, reduced hours at facilities, and slower delivery times.

By Sara Yonker

October 7, 2021

What is priority mail? How long does it take?

What is priority mail? How long does it take?

When mailing a flat envelope or package with the United States Postal Office, you have many options. USPS offers a wide range of shipping services that fit various needs. Which option you need to choose when shipping depends on your needs.

By Joanna Heep

October 6, 2021

Keeping your mail forever with cloud storage

Keeping your mail forever with cloud storage

When you have a virtual mailbox with Earth Class Mail, you can find your digitized mail documents in Earth Class Mail’s user dashboard and in the cloud storage system within your account.

By Joanna Heep

September 13, 2021

How does physical mail become virtual mail?

How does physical mail become virtual mail?

How do we transfer mail from all over the country and then the scans appear in your dashboard or app? Let’s take a peek behind the scenes to see how we get your mail scanned and sorted so that you can check your mail from anywhere.

By Sara Yonker

September 8, 2021

Remote work gets easier with virtual mail apps 

Remote work gets easier with virtual mail apps 

While some businesses can shift seamlessly to remote work, some aspects of the traditional office don’t make the transition as easily. How do you manage internal processes that need a physical location, like business mail processing, with remote workers?

By Tere Kovacs

September 1, 2021

5 hacks we rolled out to manage your mail online

5 hacks we rolled out to manage your mail online

We’re always working to make our virtual mailbox service better than ever, so we’ve introduced an interface that’s easier to use.

By Tere Kovacs

August 30, 2021

5 ways virtual mailboxes make property management easier

5 ways virtual mailboxes make property management easier

A virtual mailbox with automatic check deposit can make collecting rent checks easier and safer.

By Sara Yonker

August 16, 2021

How to return mail to sender

How to return mail to sender

Did you receive mail that isn’t yours and need to send it back? It happens. Can you return unwanted mail to the sender? Short answer: yes. But, there are a few reasons for returning mail to sender and a different way for each.

By Joanna Heep

August 11, 2021

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