As of Sept. 16, customers who print labels and pay for postage online using Click-N-Ship also will be able to buy insurance of up to $200 to cover lost, rifled or damaged packages, the U.S. Postal Service said yesterday.
Click-N-Ship, designed for individuals and small businesses, lets customers create and pay for shipping labels at usps.com for Express Mail, Priority Mail and Global Express Mail Guaranteed.
The insurance is available through Click-N-Ship for domestic Express Mail and Priority Mail services only.
The USPS also said that eBay sellers will be able to purchase insurance this fall offered by the postal service through the integrated shipping solution the agency provides on the eBay Web site.