Tyler C. Hamilton Would you pay an extra quarter to get a hot hamburger?
What Should Be Expected? • Would you pay an extra $25 to make sure your dog was feed at the kennel? • Would you pay your surgeon and extra $500 to make sure the he/she completes the procedure? • Would you pay your gas man an extra $1,000,000 to make sure you house does not have gas leaks? • Why do we pay for shipping insurance?
What is postal insurance? By adding insurance, the Postal Service can provide the security and peace of mind you need when you’re sending a valuable item through the mail.You only need to insure your package for the value of its contents, as you’re only covered for the actual value at the time and place of mailing. If you need to insure a package for more than $500, you will need to visit your local Post Office. USPS.com
The Insurance Claim • Filing: online, phone, location, location • Only one person in office can file claims • Will I get updates on the claim? NO • Can I follow it online? NO • Is there anyone I can call about it? NO • Is there anyone you can call about it? NO • How long will it take? 6-8 weeks
USPS Issues Are Endless • Rate Increases • Passports • Understaffed • Revenue • Advertising • Boxes • Flat Rate