|Subject:||Re: Trading cards via mail|
|Date:||Wed, 27 Aug 1997 20:55:24 +0500|
> What is the best way for getting the swapped cards from one party yo
> another? I'm not expecting any list members will be out to screw
> each other over, but here's what I've been considering as a method:
> U.S. Mail (or int'l as case may be) with Return Receipt. This way
> the cards need to be signed for and you'll receive written
> confirmation the other party got them.
> Also, priority mail gives you that snazzy cardboard letter carrier
> to avoid bent cards plus faster delivery.
> All in all, you're looking about $4.00 U.S. postage if I recall
> costs correctly. (Int'l will vary, of course.)
Loki, that is the best way to go. It is the most secure, and
relatively cheap. And they track those packages, so you don't have to
worry as much about lost shipments.
Also, they don't take many moons to arrive either. Generally 4-5 days
in the continental US.
For a second choice, I would say UPS Orange (3-day) is a good route,
too. About 5-6 dollars for less than one pound, guaranteed three day
delivery, and you have to sign for it. Another nice thing is if you
trade for cash, you can send COD with them, I believe.