Today is Free Shipping Day
Today is the day many retailers participate in 'Free Shipping Day.' So, if you feel like goofing off at work (it is Friday after all), why not do some online shopping and enjoy seeing 'no charge' pop up for shipping!
Time is running out if you want your gifts to arrive by Christmas. Below, are the holiday schedules for USPS, UPS, and FedEx.
U.S. Postal Service (USPS)
For shipping within the U.S:
Dec. 20: Last day to send packages via First Class Mail
Dec. 21: Last day to send packages via Priority Mail
Dec. 23: Last day to send packages via Priority Express Mail
The deadlines for shipping internationally via First Class and Priority Mail have already passed, but you still have other options, so long as you get a move on it. Check out the schedule for select foreign regions and countries here.
For shipping within the U.S.:
Dec 19: Deadline for UPS 3 Day Select
Dec. 21: Deadline for UPS 2nd Day Air
Dec. 22: Deadline for UPS 2nd Day Air (must use Saturday Delivery option), and deadline for UPS Next Day Air
Dec. 23: Deadline for UPS Next Day Air (must use Saturday Delivery option)
Click here for more info and international shipping.
Dec 17: Deadline for Home Delivery and Ground Delivery shipments
Dec 20: Deadline for Express Save shipments
Dec. 21: Deadline for FedEx 2Day and FedEx 2Day A.M.
Dec 22: Deadline for 2-Day and 2-Day A.M.
Dec 23: Deadline for Standard Overnight, Priority Overnight, First Overnight
Dec 25: Deadline for Same Day
See international shipping deadlines here.