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How often are USPS collection mailboxes checked?

Most people have used the USPS collection mailboxes at least once. These blue mailboxes stand outside of the post office most often, but are also found in front of some businesses and in some neighborhoods. They can also come in several different forms but will bear the USPS seal. They offer a convenient way to […]

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What Are Collection Mailboxes?

The term “collection mailbox” can refer to any type of mailbox that stands in a public area and collects mail. For our purposes, the term refers to those that are checked by the USPS daily, and not those that collect mail and items for private businesses, such as libraries. These mailboxes are most commonly the […]

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What can be placed in a USPS Collection Mailbox?

If you have a blue collection mailbox near you that belongs to the USPS, you may wonder what you can and can’t place inside the mailbox. There are rules and regulations relating to what’s allowed inside one of these mailboxes, set forth by the USPS. What Regular Mail is Accepted? Most regular, domestic mail can […]