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Prevent porch pirates and steer other thieves away!

Prevent porch pirates and steer other thieves away!

Each time the thieves come out, we find ways to stage a counterattack with the help of new technology, security services, and prevention techniques. Here’s how you can prevent becoming a victim. 

By Tere Kovacs

December 15, 2021

P.O. Box change of address

P.O. Box change of address

Planning to move soon? Moving is a stressful and busy time. It’s easy to forget you need to forward your mail.

By Earth Class Mail Team

December 14, 2021

USPS P.O. Box

USPS P.O. Box

Are you moving out of your old home before your new one is ready? Or are you planning to stay in temporary places between moves?

By Earth Class Mail Team

December 14, 2021

Last-minute online shopping that can arrive by Christmas

Last-minute online shopping that can arrive by Christmas

This year Green Monday is on December 13th. Here’s how to shop the Green Monday sales and pick the right shipping options so your gifts arrive by Dec. 24. 

By Marlene Romo Flores

December 13, 2021

How long does USPS Priority Mail take?

How long does USPS Priority Mail take?

Most individuals and small businesses make frequent visits to the post office. Especially small business owners often send goods, advertise their service, or send invoices.

By Earth Class Mail Team

December 9, 2021

Is holiday shipping more expensive? Here’s what to expect and how to save

Is holiday shipping more expensive? Here’s what to expect and how to save

To combat the influx of packages and mail this holiday season, the USPS instituted a temporary holiday surcharge for much of the mail processed. These hikes went into effect back in October, but will expire in early January.

By Sara Yonker

December 8, 2021

How long does First-Class Mail take?

How long does First-Class Mail take?

Waiting for an important piece of mail? If so, you are probably wondering how long it will take until you get it. As the world becomes more and more digital, we are used to getting most services instantly.

By Earth Class Mail Team

December 7, 2021

Get a virtual address in New York City without paying rent 

Get a virtual address in New York City without paying rent 

Running a successful business in the digital world can come down to how well you relate to the clients you want to reach. 

By Renee Cottrell

December 6, 2021

Use your phone to shop online? Here’s 4 ways to make it safe.

Use your phone to shop online? Here’s 4 ways to make it safe.

With a 47% increase in eCommerce sales, more retailers are offering incentives and rewards to their online shoppers. But when it comes to shopping online, are you safe from cybersecurity threats when you shop from your phone?

By Tere Kovacs

December 1, 2021

Happy Thanksgiving From Earth Class Mail

Happy Thanksgiving From Earth Class Mail

As Thanksgiving approaches, we are reminded of all the great things we have here at Earth Class Mail to appreciate: our customers, our team, and places we live around the world. 

By Renee Cottrell

November 24, 2021

How one expat runs his U.S. business from another country

How one expat runs his U.S. business from another country

By all accounts, Will Gadea had made it. After starting out working in graphic design and theatre, he found a niche in digital animation and built a thriving business in New York City, where his studio won jobs from clients such as Ford and Verizon.

By Sara Yonker

November 22, 2021

Six things you’ll thank your virtual mailbox for doing

Six things you’ll thank your virtual mailbox for doing

It’s the season of giving thanks. We have plenty of things to be thankful for–but we can also thank our virtual mailbox for making our lives a little easier. Considering digitizing your mail? Here are six reasons you’ll be thankful you did.

By Joanna Heep

November 22, 2021

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