Today is the priority mail deadline, which means your package should make it to it's destination within 2-3 days, just in time for Christmas!
Workers gave Gibson the good news she was wishing for - her packages would arrive in NY before Christmas. Get yourself to the post office. "That's the way it usually is, and it looks like it will be that way again this year", said Smith.
"They better hurry", Halfman says of people who have yet to mail their packages and/or cards.
For workers at the United States Postal Service office in the heart of downtown Huntsville, this is the busiest week of the year.
McComas added that on an average day, almost 3 million customers visit the nation's brick-and-mortar post offices while more than 2 million customers visit USPS.com online. "Keep in mind that if you printed a return label before this date, you likely expected a certain price/rate", he said.
"We'd like to remind our customers to post early so that friends and family have longer to enjoy their Christmas greetings and to ask them all to please also use the postcode as this helps us greatly in the job that we do at this busy time". "With Informed Delivery, you can track your packages and check your mail from anywhere".
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Final deliveries will be made across the country on Saturday, with post office's closing at 1.30pm.
Sarah Hollenbeck, a shopping and savings expert with Offers.com, says as Christmas quickly approaches, many consumers are still on the hunt for that flawless gift.
"They've been having lots of activities, so I've been up and down the highway", Norwood said.
Post office employees said the last day for Priority Shipping is December 20 and the last day for Priority Express is December 22.
If you have some last-minute presents that you need to ship, your time to do so is running out.
Amazon is offering same-day evening deliveries on December 24 in Greater London and 13 other cities on orders made as late as noon, although it has warned availability is limited.