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Subject: Magazines
Date Posted: 2/3/2016 10:01 AM ET
Member Since: 11/12/2009
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Can magazines be mailed using media mail rate?

Date Posted: 2/3/2016 10:48 AM ET
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no they cannot. The problem seems to be the adverts.

Date Posted: 2/3/2016 10:53 AM ET
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ty

Date Posted: 2/3/2016 11:33 AM ET
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Ads would be a problem. But even without ads, the rule says that anything originally mailed at Periodicals rate (formerly Second Class rate) cannot be mailed at the Media Mail rate. For example, "Ideals."