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lifestyle:packages [2017/01/29 00:33]
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lifestyle:packages [2020/03/20 17:22]
frater_secessus [USPS General Delivery]
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 [[http://​amzn.to/​2kGs1zp|Amazon]] will ship to [[http://​amzn.to/​2jDXmB0|an Amazon locker]].((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​Thread-shipping-address?​pid=259146#​pid259146)) [[http://​amzn.to/​2kGs1zp|Amazon]] will ship to [[http://​amzn.to/​2jDXmB0|an Amazon locker]].((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​Thread-shipping-address?​pid=259146#​pid259146))
  
 +It may be easier to use google searches to find Amazon lockers. ​ See sticky-bit'​s post [[https://​www.reddit.com/​r/​vandwellers/​comments/​b8zrc9/​google_maps_is_a_better_interface_for_the_nomad/​reddit|google maps is a better interface for the nomad]] reddit post.
 ===== ship to store ===== ===== ship to store =====
  
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   * Walmart((http://​help.walmart.com/​app/​answers/​detail/​a_id/​281/​~/​picking-up-orders-with-store-pickup))   * Walmart((http://​help.walmart.com/​app/​answers/​detail/​a_id/​281/​~/​picking-up-orders-with-store-pickup))
  
-==== General Delivery ====+===== USPS General Delivery ​=====
  
 If the local Post Office agrees (ask the postmaster first), you may be able to send your package there as General Delivery. ​ USPS offers GD as a service to transients.((https://​about.usps.com/​postal-bulletin/​2013/​pb22375/​html/​updt_006.htm)). If the local Post Office agrees (ask the postmaster first), you may be able to send your package there as General Delivery. ​ USPS offers GD as a service to transients.((https://​about.usps.com/​postal-bulletin/​2013/​pb22375/​html/​updt_006.htm)).
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 with the -9999 suffix indicating General Delivery.((http://​www.truckcampermagazine.com/​camper-lifestyle/​sending-receiving-mail-road)) ​  Be sure to ask if the postmaster has any special address or other instructions.  ​ with the -9999 suffix indicating General Delivery.((http://​www.truckcampermagazine.com/​camper-lifestyle/​sending-receiving-mail-road)) ​  Be sure to ask if the postmaster has any special address or other instructions.  ​
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 +Caveats:
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 +  * UPS/​FedEx/​etc may delivery to the USPS if the post office'​s street address is included.
 +  * tracking may not be complete -- general delivery shipments may show "out for delivery"​ in the post office'​s city as the last step. 
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 +===== local mail services =====
 +Local services like UPS stores may accept packages for a fee.((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​Thread-shipping-address?​pid=259088#​pid259088))
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