Questions tagged [shipping]

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What should I do with a duplicate item sent in error?

I bought an item online. The sender gave me the wrong tracking number, so I thought the parcel is missing (ending up in some other address). She also checked, hence she sent me another package. But ...
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Ways to ship a package worldwide and get paid by the receiver on delivery?

I want to sell and ship some products that are expensive. Is there any way to post a product and get the money from the receiver at delivery? My service needs to be available in Georgia, Armenia, ...
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Is a 40-50% Brokerage Fee Reasonable for Items Shipped Across the Border?

Recently I had a package shipped by UPS. When the man came he said I owed $49 in brokerage fees, almost HALF of the total value of the $100 item. Is it reasonable to charge this much?
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How to insure belongings on road trip?

I'm shipping my car with a reputable carrier across the country. I am going to put some of my belongings in the trunk. I have insurance on the car, but if I wanted to insure the items in the trunk ...
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Is pacific tycoon a legitimate company? [closed]

I keep seeing advertisements for pacific tycoon on youtube - they're looking for people to buy shipping containers, and lease them back, or some variation on that theme. Are pacific tycoon a ...