Media Mail is a discounted shipping option offered by the USPS for mailing educational material, namely, books, DVDs, CDs, Sheet Music, Play Scripts, and Test Material. Its a huge boon for media sellers. Here’s the main reason why…
Here is the current USPS Media Mail Price Chart.
Anyone who has ever brought a heavy or bulky package to the post office knows what an incredible value this is, and it’s exclusive to exactly the sort of items we media sellers intend to ship. How fortunate! What’s more, Media Mail doesn’t factor distance into it’s pricing scheme the way Regional Priority Mail does. Your package costs the same price whether it’s staying on your coast or headed cross country. Pricing is available for packages weighing up to 70 lbs (Currently $34.55, but comes with a free scowl from your postal carrier). While Media Mail offers rock bottom retail prices for shipping, there are a handful of notable rules to keep in mind when choosing this option. Continue reading USPS Media Mail: Rules and Rates