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2017 Post Office Holidays and Schedule

For those who use the United States Postal Service (USPS) on a regular basis, and especially those who have small businesses which rely on the postal service to get their products delivered, knowing the post office holiday schedule can be vital. It&#...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 14, 2016

What is Open on Labor Day 2016?

Labor Day is just around the corner. Many people are looking forward to a three-day weekend full of relaxation while others are looking forward to getting caught up over the long weekend. If you are one of the individuals looking to get your shopping...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Sep 2, 2016

Is the Post Office Open on July 4th 2016?

Federal holidays can make life a bit confusing when you are trying to figure out what is and isn’t open. Because Independence Day (July 4) lands on a Monday in 2016, this is especially true. Most federal employees usually work on Mondays, howev...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jun 29, 2016

What’s Open and What’s Closed Memorial Day 2016?

The weekend of May 27 through May 30, 2016, is Memorial Day weekend. As with many federal holidays, it can get confusing as to what will and won’t be open on Memorial Day. The United States doesn’t have national holidays, so while federal...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 27, 2016

What’s Open and Closed on Easter 2016?

Easter is not a federal holiday, however, it is a religious holiday that many people in the United States recognize. Because of this, many people get confused as to what will be open and what will be closed on Easter and over the Easter weekend (Good...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Mar 23, 2016

Is the Post Office Open on Presidents’ Day 2016?

Washington’s Birthday and Presidents’ Day are both celebrated on the same day. Annually, the holiday falls on the third Monday of February. This year, the federal holiday lands on February 15. Because it is a federal holiday, it has many...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Feb 11, 2016

Post Office Holiday Schedule 2016

Many people use the United States Postal Service (USPS) on a regular basis, especially those with small businesses who rely on the postal service to get their products delivered. For those who use the service regularly, knowing the post office schedu...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jan 17, 2016

Is the Post Office Open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016?

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday, Jan. 18. It is the second federal holiday of 2016, New Year’s Day being the first. When there is a federal holiday, it can cause some confusion about what is open and what is closed. This is because fede...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jan 14, 2016

Christmas 2015 Shipping Deadlines to Be Sure Your Package Arrives On Time

There has always been a rush to get packages shipped on time around Christmas. Now, with the Christmas holiday only about a week away, many people are wondering when the last day to buy your items and have them shipped in time for Christmas. So, if y...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 16, 2015

Is the Post Office Open on Memorial Day 2015?

It often gets confusing as to what is and isn’t open when federal holidays (often confused with national holidays) come around each year. One of the main reasons for this is that many retail outlets have the choice of whether to remain open or...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 22, 2015

USPS Wants To Bridge Direct Mail & Digital Marketing

A-lot of us tend to overlook snail mail these days considering how technology-oriented we are these days. Our notifications come to our phones, directly to our desktops, to our emails. Letters and physical mail is generally reserved for online shoppi...
by Rapid Purple on May 19, 2015

Stamp Out Hunger Post Office Day 2015

In an emotional interview with Glamour magazine , actress Viola Davis described the pain she suffered as a child, a pain nearly 17 million children in America still suffer: “I was always so hungry and ashamed, I couldn’t tap into my poten...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 9, 2015

Is the Post Office Open on Easter 2015?

With Easter just around the corner, those who use the post office on a regular basis for work or other reasons begin to wonder about the post office holiday schedule. The post office follows the federal holiday schedule, but Easter isn’t a fede...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Apr 2, 2015

Packaging Parties! The Process of Filling Out Your Resupply Packages.

As we draw ever closer to our Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) departure date it becomes increasingly important to make sure that all of our trail ducks are falling into their places in line. One of the most important ducks is the supply packages that will...
by San Diego PCT Sloggers on Mar 20, 2015

2015 Post Office Holidays and Schedule

For those who use the United States Postal Service (USPS) on a regular basis, and especially those who have small businesses which rely on the postal service to get their products delivered, knowing the post office holiday schedule can be vital. It&#...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jan 12, 2015

Is the Post Office Open on New Year’s Day 2015?

The first federal holiday of 2015 lands on the very first day of the year, and beginning the year with a holiday sometimes causes confusion on what is and isn’t open. For those who have small businesses or need to get mail out this time of the...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 29, 2014

Are Post Offices Open or Closed on Christmas Eve 2014?

As Christmas approaches, and letters and packages need to get out, people begin to wonder about the United States Postal Service (USPS) holiday schedule. Most people realize the post office will be closed on Christmas Day, but they aren’t quite...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Dec 13, 2014

Is the Post Office Open or Closed Thanksgiving Day and Weekend 2014

It used to be easy to tell what was open and what was closed on Thanksgiving Day because virtually everything was closed. That all started to change a few years ago when retail outlets began opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day to get a jump on Bl...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Nov 21, 2014

Are Post Offices Open or Closed on Veterans Day 2014?

When it comes to holidays and what is and isn’t open, it can get confusing even for the most organized of us. This is especially true for holidays such as Veterans Day when some establishments close their doors for the day while others remain o...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Nov 7, 2014

The US Postal Service May Be Delivering Your Groceries in the Near Future

Your local postal worker may be delivering more than just mail in the not too distant future. The United States Postal Service (USPS) has been given approval to test daily grocery delivery to people’s homes in addition to their typical mail del...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Oct 25, 2014


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