EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - Planning on sending a package this holiday season? Don't forget to be mindful of the post office mail guidelines.
The United States Post Office has released a list of mail-by dates to assure delivery by Dec. 24.
Here's what you need to know:
- First class mail-by date: Dec. 19 (Dec. 20 for Alaska, Dec. 15 for Hawaii)
- Priority Mail: Dec. 20 (Dec. 20 for Alaska, Dec. 15 for Hawaii)
- Priority Mail Express: Dec. 22 (Dec. 21 for Alaska, Dec. 20 for Hawaii)
- USPS Retail ground: Dec. 14
International and military shipping destinations also have different deadlines.