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Insured packages

December 6 2017 at 5:54 PM
Martin  (Login tristarcaptain)
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Response to Insured parcels

If you send items Priority Mail in the USA, they include $50 insurance automatically. If it is worth more, pay for extra insurance.

However, be aware that USPS has a habit of trying to deny claims. They lost a package that I shipped out. When I put in a claim, they said that I was past the time allowed to make a claim. I sent them a copy of the back of the receipt which CLEARLY said that I was within the time frame. I informed them that refusal to pay would be a breech of contract. I also included tracking details to prove that they had the package, it was out for delivery then just disappeared off the radar! They paid up!!!

So, the lesson objective is to be sure to keep all details and the paper trail. I have also be told that USPS always deny an insurance claim first time around. I cannot verify the truth of this, but it may be true....

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