Standard shipping with the United States Postal Service takes between two and eight business days, as of 2014. FedEx and UPS Ground service take between one and five days. More »

According to the USPS website, this form of shipping takes between one and three business days for the package to arrive at its destination. The length of time depends on the drop-off time, the package's point of origin ... More »

Although it may offer special free shipping promotions from time to time, Talbots does not normally offer free shipping, according to its website, Standard shipping on most orders is a flat rate of $8 and ar... More » Business & Finance Business Resources Customer Service

The cheapest luggage shipping services include the United States Postal Service, FedEx and DHL, as of October 2015, according to Seat Guru. DHL and UPS also offer competitive rates. More » Business & Finance Mail & Shipping

One way to reduce shipping costs on eBay purchases is to use the United States Postal Service as often as possible for basic shipping needs. Many commercial shipping companies have higher prices than USPS because they in... More » Business & Finance Mail & Shipping

UPS SurePost is a service provided by UPS that uses the UPS ground network to perform most of the shipping and then uses the United States Postal Service to make the final delivery to the customer's mailbox. It is an eco... More »

In general, the United States Postal Service offers cheaper rates than UPS for mailing letters and shipping packages. However, for large packages and certain types of express service, UPS is the cheaper option. More »