Business Reply Mail

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by adamc6, Mar 18, 2004.

  1. adamc6

    adamc6 LawnSite Member
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    Has anyone set up a business reply mail acct with the post office. This is what credit card companies use, the "free postage" post card type forms. I looked into it. it will cost me $150 plus .83 per returned letter. I need some thoughts. thanks
     
  2. charlies

    charlies LawnSite Senior Member
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    what kind of volume are you imagining?
     
  3. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
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    what is your reasoning? What would this be for? If your thinking that customers will pay faster, i dont think the stamp is the issue, its the check.
     
  4. Cleatus

    Cleatus LawnSite Member
    from Midwest
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    why would you pay 83 cents to mail a 24-37 cent item?
     
  5. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
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    Hi adamc6,

    I think that is a good idea if you are looking for potential clients to return a postcard to contact them for services. Maybe you could also set up a website and have potential clients reach you via email as well.
     
  6. noiseyvoyzey

    noiseyvoyzey LawnSite Member
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    when I mail out my bills I include a return envelope that is stamped. I think its a nice touch
     
  7. charlies

    charlies LawnSite Senior Member
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    that is true, it is a nice touch. but when you're talking about 200 statements a month for at least 8 months, that is a considerable and controllable expense. even if you have less customers, the percentages would be the same.
     
  8. noiseyvoyzey

    noiseyvoyzey LawnSite Member
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