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There is more than meets the eye with the USPS.  They took a beating and lost a lot of revenue during the Great Recession. Combine that with  the
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US Postal Service to target second round of closures, consolidations - Devil's Lake Daily Journal

US Postal Service to target second round of closures, consolidations - Devil's Lake Daily Journal | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
US Postal Service to target second round of closures, consolidations Devil's Lake Daily Journal Though USPS is showing operating profits this year after several years of red ink, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe cited a $40 billion debt on the...
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United Way: Recognizing the value of volunteers - Pensacola News Journal

United Way: Recognizing the value of volunteers - Pensacola News Journal | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
United Way: Recognizing the value of volunteers Pensacola News Journal While Forbes Leadership Forum recently extolled the virtue of the strategic efficiency that characterizes successful nonprofits, the article titled, “Why You Should Run Your...
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The stock market and housing "correction" of the Great Recession has reduced the retirement and cash for supporting our favorite  charity.  Some are looking at volunteer as a method of giving, and nonprofits will have to be creative in replacing cash with physical time donated instead.

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USPS Plans to Rationalize Facilities, Abilene Center One of Them - Big Country Homepage

USPS Plans to Rationalize Facilities, Abilene Center One of Them - Big Country Homepage | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
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USPS Plans to Rationalize Facilities, Abilene Center One of Them
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USPS provided the information six months in advance in order to provide adequate time for planning and preparation, according to the letter.
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USPS Announces Shipping Prices for 2014

http://t.co/wBcpa99tcc USPS reports $5B loss despite revenue growth, record
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Accelerated payments to the retirement fund are a big part of the loss.  Congress voted in a bill mandating the USPS fund 75 years’ worth of retirement monies in 10 years.  No other government service was made to abide by an hastened payment plan. 

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Postal rates gone Postal - Technically Foreign

With more people mailing the USPS has been increasing the rates like crazy over the years. Now it isn’t about weight but size too. Cheaper to send a post card then a letter.
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USPS Busiest Mailing Day 2013 - WIFR.com

USPS Busiest Mailing Day 2013 - WIFR.com | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
As we get closer to the holidays more people are packing local post offices and sending off Christmas letters and packages. Today is officially the busiest mailing day of the year.
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Whatever It Takes: Part One (:30)

This 30-second commercial features our dedicated USPS employees delivering the holidays! Visit https://www.usps.com/holiday to learn more about how you can c...
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New USPS Pricing Strategy to Grow Priority - Multichannel Merchant

New USPS Pricing Strategy to Grow Priority Multichannel Merchant The United States Postal Service today filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission to change Priority Mail prices, including a reduction in prices on average for businesses and...
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The Secret Trade Deals They Don't Want You to Know About - CounterPunch

The Secret Trade Deals They Don't Want You to Know About - CounterPunch | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
The Secret Trade Deals They Don't Want You to Know About CounterPunch Similar to “free trade” agreements that curtail regulation of manufacturers, the Trade In Services Agreement's Financial Services Annex, if passed, would eliminate the ability of...
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They Got Those Post-Exigency Postal Blues - Direct Marketing News

They Got Those Post-Exigency Postal Blues - Direct Marketing News | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
Even if exigency were to be phased out—and no mailers we spoke with were optimistic that the federal government would shut off a running revenue stream—their businesses are and will be handicapped by the rate hike for ...
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USPS Announces Shipping Prices for 2014

http://t.co/wBcpa99tcc USPS reports $5B loss despite revenue growth, record
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Accelerated payments to the retirement fund are a big part of the loss.  Congress voted in a bill mandating the USPS fund 75 years’ worth of retirement monies in 10 years.  No other government service was made to abide by an hastened payment plan. 

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Multichannel Marketing For Nonprofits - SocialFish

Multichannel Marketing For Nonprofits - SocialFish | US Postal Service Updates | Scoop.it
Here are some key facts about how fundraising and email are changing for nonprofits: On its own, email is not enough: the median click-through rate for 2013 was 0.5%;; Over 50% of email is on mobile now;; People ...
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Federal Register | First-Class Mail Postage Payment Option

First-Class Mail Postage Payment Option. A Notice by the Postal Regulatory Commission on 11/15/2013 · Email · Twitter · Facebook. Skip the metadata and jump to content. Previous Article Next Article ...
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