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with internet being so popular ever think that we will see the end of the stamp ?

what are your thoughts? i think its only a matter of time and it will be gone........

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mistik75

Asked by mistik75 at 2:52 PM on Jan. 8, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • Nope. Because even with people using email and such, we'll always need to find a way to mail off gifts and packages. The stamp isn't used for just letters anymore.
    AtHomeMommy-3

    Answer by AtHomeMommy-3 at 2:54 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • No, because you can't send packages or items through the email or facebook or whatever. Some things still need to be delivered to your house.
    EverydayMomma

    Answer by EverydayMomma at 2:54 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • no
    letstalk747

    Answer by letstalk747 at 2:57 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • My postal workers around here are such a pain the butt, that I am getting ready to boycott the USPS. I could send things through internet or UPS or Fedex.
    The USPS is my problem, not snail mail in general.
    dancinintherain

    Answer by dancinintherain at 2:59 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • idk, have u heard they are taking away denomination stamps (ex: 1 cent, 35 cent, ect) they are now doing just "forever"stamps that dont change price. bc so few ppl buy stamps often that when the stamp prices change ppl are having trouble matching the one cent stamps w/ other higher denomination stamps to get the right price.
    Phippsandrea

    Answer by Phippsandrea at 3:25 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • I pay all my bills online, it is so much easier. Stamps are darned expensive and I rarely buy them. I too have had problems with the usps.
    mollgirl

    Answer by mollgirl at 6:28 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • I don't think so. There are still elderly who prefer to use letters and snail mail. There will still be people who will ship items by USPS, FedEx, or UPS.
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 1:36 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Hehe! I still send out letters... We usually do Christmas cards and Valentines too. And I'm pretty certain I'm not considered 'elderly.'

    Anyway I don't really think it will ever go away either. Though I do think that it might be privatized some day.
    Erica_Smerica

    Answer by Erica_Smerica at 4:16 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

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