woman writing on a label on an envelope while mailing out packages
woman writing on a label on an envelope while mailing out packages
Jot This Down

USPS Says Avoid These 3 Pens on Your Mail

They're popular choices, but not wise ones.

USPS mail embodies interconnectedness, delivering messages and goods worldwide, symbolizing communication, unity, and global outreach
USPS mail embodies interconnectedness, delivering messages and goods worldwide, symbolizing communication, unity, and global outreach
Safety First

USPS Is Temporarily Suspending Services

Two states are affected.

Santa Fe, NM: A senior man hands a letter to a smiling postal worker on a street in downtown Santa Fe. Close-up shot with a mail truck also in the frame.
Santa Fe, NM: A senior man hands a letter to a smiling postal worker on a street in downtown Santa Fe. Close-up shot with a mail truck also in the frame.
Changing Concerns

USPS Acknowledges "Some Risk" to Customers

The agency opens up about its new mail changes.

PRINCETON, NJ -10 FEB 2021- Winter view of a delivery truck from the United States Postal Service (USPS) on the street in New Jersey, United States after a snowfall.
PRINCETON, NJ -10 FEB 2021- Winter view of a delivery truck from the United States Postal Service (USPS) on the street in New Jersey, United States after a snowfall.
Peak Problems

USPS Issues New Warning About Delivery Delays

And how to avoid them.

USPS Is Making All These Changes to Your Mail
USPS Is Making All These Changes to Your Mail
New Year, New Mail

USPS Is Making All These Changes to Your Mail

New prices arrive in January.

A sign for the US Postal Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.
A sign for the US Postal Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Pushing the Envelope

USPS Will End the Year With "Dramatic Change"

Here's the Postmaster General's latest announcement.

A close up of a person putting a letter or check into an envelope
A close up of a person putting a letter or check into an envelope
Mail-evolent Actors

USPS Says Take These Steps to Stop Mail Crime

The agency warns there's been a spike.

A senior woman reading a letter with a distressed look on her face
A senior woman reading a letter with a distressed look on her face
Postal Predators

5 Biggest Mail Scams Happening Right Now

Here's how to stay safe from swindlers.

man at desk looking at phone with a worried expression
man at desk looking at phone with a worried expression
Rotten Trick

Police Issue New Warning on USPS Text Scam

"Just hit delete."

Washington, DC US - March 01, 2023: USPS location Post Office inside L'Enfant Plaza
Washington, DC US - March 01, 2023: USPS location Post Office inside L'Enfant Plaza
Brief Pause

USPS Is Temporarily Suspending Services

Operations have been adjusted in these states.

2023-04-20 New York USA
2023-04-20 New York USA
Current Closures

USPS Is Temporarily Suspending Services

Several states have been affected.

USPS Is Making These Changes to Your Mail
USPS Is Making These Changes to Your Mail
Holiday Overhaul

USPS Is Making These Changes to Your Mail

Here's what to expect in the coming months.

Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - August 24, 2013: Delivery vehicles parked at the United States Post Office in downtown Fort Collins. With almost 600,000 employees, the United States Postal Service is the second largest civilian employer in the United States.
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - August 24, 2013: Delivery vehicles parked at the United States Post Office in downtown Fort Collins. With almost 600,000 employees, the United States Postal Service is the second largest civilian employer in the United States.
Safety Suspensions

USPS Is Temporarily Suspending Services

Three states are affected.

USPS Just Announced Its Next Price Hike
USPS Just Announced Its Next Price Hike
Rising Costs

USPS Just Announced Its Next Price Hike

And it's happening soon.

A UPS truck and a FedEx truck parked next to each other on a street
A UPS truck and a FedEx truck parked next to each other on a street
Special Delivery

FedEx vs. UPS: Experts Say One is Better

Keep this in mind the next time you're shipping.

USPS Post Office Mail Trucks. The Post Office is responsible for providing mail delivery VI
USPS Post Office Mail Trucks. The Post Office is responsible for providing mail delivery VI
Package Protection

USPS Is Installing New "Safe" Mailboxes

This move comes amid rising mail theft.

A young person looking into a white mailbox potentially stealing letters or packages
A young person looking into a white mailbox potentially stealing letters or packages
Postal Precautions

6 Mailbox Tips to Protect Packages and Letters

Keep porch pirates and letter larceny at bay.

united states postal service mail box and truck for mail delivery
united states postal service mail box and truck for mail delivery
Malicious Mail

New USPS Investigation Highlights Major Scam

Are scammers receiving your sensitive mail?

Mill Creek, WA USA - circa April 2022: Low angled view of the entrance to the Mill Creek United States Post Office building.
Mill Creek, WA USA - circa April 2022: Low angled view of the entrance to the Mill Creek United States Post Office building.
Postal Problems

USPS Is Temporarily Suspending Services

Suspensions are starting now in these places.

Home Delivery Tips to Keep Your Packages Safe
Home Delivery Tips to Keep Your Packages Safe
Package Protection

Home Delivery Tips to Keep Your Packages Safe

Security experts offer their best advice.