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Problems With USPS Store?

Posted by heatherbon 5 (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 10, 08 at 22:44

I ordered stamps online the other night online from the usps store not sure if anyone else has done this but it had said it would ship in 1 day but 3 days later no stamps....so I called they said oh it may take 5-7 days to get to you!!! How could stamps from the post office take so long. So what I thought was a great idea at 1 am turns out was a pain in the butt! Sorry to everyone who I am in a trade with but this is the hold up!! Next time I think I will just try to catch my mail man and have him get me stamps but with 2 kids and a dog and a unpredictable mailman that is unlikely!!!

Just curious if anyone has ever had this problem

Thanks
Heather


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RE: Problems With USPS Store?

My 'guess' is that they put them in the mail in one day (said it would ship in 1 day,) and then another 2-3 (excluding Sundays) to get to you....for a total of 3-4 days.

so I called they said oh it may take 5-7 days to get to you!!!
Maybe their way of saying don't worry and give them some time, and don't get alarmed if they aren't there in 3-4 days.

Sue who does have stamps and should get some seeds packed and out today


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RE: Problems With USPS Store?

I've received their boxes from them (I think they'll make great round robin exchange and plant shipping) and sometimes they're here in 2 days, sometimes 5......I'm willing to wait because they're free.

Linda..whose still waiting for boxes


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RE: Problems With USPS Store?

yes, sometimes its like 2 days from topeka which is 25 miles from us and other times its like 1 day. but on the other hand i get mail from 3 states over in 2 days. the mail is really weird!! LOL


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