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us postal mail priority shiping-boxes

has anyone used the boxes that the us postal mail gives you for free? the priority shipping boxes? where its one flat rate? i just order the boxes(there free) and just wanted to know if anyone used them and liked them?

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Lovin_mybaby5

Asked by Lovin_mybaby5 at 4:57 PM on Oct. 14, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Love them
    newathis918

    Answer by newathis918 at 4:58 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • there great
    pbilotti

    Answer by pbilotti at 4:59 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • I use them for my business and they are good. You can request a kit be mailed to you, but for the small ones you have to get them at the post office. Watch out, though, there are PM boxes that are NOT flat rate and it will cost you like crazy if the box is heavy. Since I sell a lot of books flat rate is the only way for me.

    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 5:00 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • I use them to send my son things he might need. I like them
    HomeAlone45

    Answer by HomeAlone45 at 5:00 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • I use them whenever I send something because it's easier than finding my own box lol. It's probably more expensive than if I found my own box though. But around Christmas time I only get people stuff that will fit into the box lol. This year though I might just get my own box, because you can ship them priority without the priority boxes. Really I'll just have to see the price difference.
    MamaSarah1104

    Answer by MamaSarah1104 at 5:07 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • LOVE them! I've sold a few things on ebay and they are totally worth it!
    things_not_sane

    Answer by things_not_sane at 5:28 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • They are the simplest way to go. Reasonably priced shipping, too.

    earlgrey

    Answer by earlgrey at 5:33 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • Yes, I make quilts and sell them on eBay. Use them for shipping :)
    connor12907

    Answer by connor12907 at 6:08 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • Haven't lately, but when my brother was in Iraq I did all the time - I could load them up with anything (he loved receiving canned fruit, spaghettios, soup, etc) without spending extra. There ARE times that using your own box would be cheaper, but for the most part, the flat rate boxes are the way to go.
    4time-mom

    Answer by 4time-mom at 10:14 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • Yep...all the time.
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 6:32 AM on Oct. 15, 2010

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