Still need to mail your holiday cards or some packages? Here are the suggested mailing dates from the U.S. Postal Service.
Today's the last day to mail those Christmas cards if you want them to arrive in time for the holiday. The U.S. Postal Service suggests these dates for mailing items if you would like them to reach their destination by Dec. 25. U.S. Postal Service holiday hours are: Helpful Links-
Riverview UPS store owner Jeanette Kjosa offers advice on keeping your holiday green.
The National Retail Federation estimates that consumers will fork out $586.1 billion for gifts during the months of November and December this year. And with all those gifts come a lot of waste. Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day alone, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates that an extra million tons of waste are generated nationwide each week. “After the holidays, houses are littered with piles of crumbled wrapping paper, holiday cards, pine needles and boxes of packaging peanuts,” said Jeanette Kjosa, The UPS Store franchise owner. “An easy way for individuals to do their part in keeping their community clean is by recycling.” Kjosa offers the following tips to make your holiday a little greener: • Recycle packaging …