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Subject: Make Your Own Mailer
Date Posted: 1/26/2009 3:58 AM ET
Member Since: 11/28/2006
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Here is an article about saving money you will enjoy

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1388942/make_your_own_first_class_mailer.html?cat=3

Subject: What a great idea!
Date Posted: 1/26/2009 3:53 PM ET
Member Since: 2/18/2008
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Date Posted: 1/27/2009 8:41 AM ET
Member Since: 1/15/2008
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I just sent you a message :)

Subject: mailer!
Date Posted: 1/27/2009 9:06 AM ET
Member Since: 12/31/2005
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I am a teacher and every year my colleagues throw out tons of these. I always try to rescue some for myself and my students, but now will rescue even more. Right in front of my nose.

 

I have a frugality blog: frugalscholar.blogspot.com

 

I think I may mention this great idea.

Date Posted: 1/28/2009 11:47 AM ET
Member Since: 4/26/2006
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I received a book from here in a file folder one time.

Date Posted: 1/30/2009 6:06 PM ET
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As I was sittng in my math class last night staring at the rip in my glossy folder I thought to myself, when I finish this class I can mail a book in this:) LOL!

Subject: Make your own mailer
Date Posted: 2/8/2009 8:11 AM ET
Member Since: 12/19/2008
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Great  idea!!!

Date Posted: 2/9/2009 12:50 PM ET
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I've heard that some people buy shower curtains at the dollar store and cut them up to use as wrapping. I guess you get a waterproof package that way.

 

fireman57 - ,
Date Posted: 2/11/2009 9:24 PM ET
Member Since: 4/15/2008
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I found a new package of shipping bags from a recently out of business national shipper in the trash. They make great mailers!

Date Posted: 2/12/2009 5:54 PM ET
Member Since: 7/15/2007
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What a great idea!!

Date Posted: 2/15/2009 8:59 PM ET
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I've used the waterproof bags JCPennys and some other places ship orders in........depending on the size you may be able to use for more than one book............