A Postage Machine or Postage Meter makes it easy to control and handle your shipping cost. There are many different machines on the market, depending upon the size of your business and what you want your machine to be able to do. There are machines that are designed to help the small business as well as large businesses that may have mailing departments or services. Many of the digital meters contain a scale, that will allow you to affix the exact amount of postage every time. These will print your postage directly onto your envelope or onto tapes or labels. No more guesswork, they will save you money by weighing and producing the exact amount that you need.
It is easy to add postage to a Postage Machine. No more having to run out and buy stamps. You can add postage to your machine 24/7 online, or by phone. Just think of how this will increase productivity. Employees no longer have to run out to stand in long lines just to buy postage. No more hauling a bulky Postage Machine back and forth to the post office.
Does it seem that the cost of stamps have changed on a regular basis? How many times have you had to purchase one cent stamps to complete a mailing, or worst yet had a letter returned because it did not have enough postage on it. The worst is when the customer is charged the extra postage. These are worries of the past, with a Postage Machine, you can upload the new postage rates instantly. No more wasted stamps laying around in a drawer somewhere.
Your Postage Machine is able to handle all classes of mail. It can print standard First-Class Mail, Priority Mail, Express Mail, a variety of Package Services, International Mail and more. If you are sending out more than 500 pieces, it will also assist you in mailing Presorted First Class Mail and offer you a discount. This is not to be confused with Bulk Rate, which it can also print, but you must first apply for and receive a permit, for this class of mail.