Deadlines are approaching for people who are planning to send mail overseas for Christmas.
To reach the destination by Dec. 25 the parcels should be sent by:
Dec. 11 – Military priority mail and first-class mail
Dec. 14 – USPS retail ground
Dec. 19 – First-class cards and letters
Dec. 20 – Priority mail.
The busiest day of the year for mailing is expected to be Dec. 18.
The U.S. Postal Service offers an online shipping option.