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Subject: ever hear of this class of service
Date Posted: 11/24/2008 8:53 PM ET
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First class parcel rate?

today I got a book sent this way to me

its stamped first class parcel rate

it wa for  a small book (postage was only $1.85

Date Posted: 11/25/2008 10:51 AM ET
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That is the way I send most MM paperbacks.  It's just first class but a package.  They only take a certain size for first class package, not very large.

Date Posted: 11/25/2008 1:53 PM ET
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It is the rate, like Cozi says, that most small MMP will default to in PBS. It is only offered on packages up to 13 oz. The FC rate goes higher than MM at over 7 oz. Here's the FC rate schedule:

I give up! www.usps.com/prices/first-class-mail-prices.htm

Last Edited on: 11/25/08 1:58 PM ET - Total times edited: 4
Date Posted: 11/27/2008 2:19 PM ET
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