What Does Electronic Postage Look Like?

Under the terms of their agreements with the U.S. Postal Service, all Internet postage vendors issue a standard form of electronic postage. The Postal Service developed this postage, called an “Information-Based Indicium,” to allow vendors to deliver secure, tamper-proof electronic postage. It includes several different elements. Read our overview of electronic postage to learn more.

Are Regional Shippers a Good Choice?

There are hundreds of local and regional shippers located around the country. Some, like California Overnight, only ship within the state of California and to the neighboring cities of Reno and Las Vegas. Others cover a slightly larger regional area ; the Pacific Northwest, for example. These firms offer a wide range of services, and their prices vary much more than the major national shipping companies. While most of them deliver reliable service at a reasonable price, it’s also true that some