Ideas to Boost Business
Promote With Postcards
a. The U.S. Postal Service is proposing slight increases for mailing letters and postcards but leaving first class Forever stamps at their present 49 cents.
Under a filing with the Postal Regulatory Commission, letters to international destinations would rise from $1.15 to $1.20. Postcards would rise from 34 cents to 35 cents.
The increases being proposed if passed would become effective on April 26,2015.
b. Postcards convey a sense of urgency to the customer. They may not read your letter but they will turn your postcard over. You have 3 seconds to get your message across. The average time people look at an ad.
c. Postcards will keep your mailing list clean Address Correction Requested , First class returned and corrected free of charge by the Post Office. Bulk Mail letter corrections will have additional charges. Check with the Post Office .
d. With a postcard, your message is out in the open. Other potential customers will see it too, not just the person its addressed to.