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How to use calculated shipping

What is calculated shipping?
How do I use calculated shipping?
Can I use calculated shipping with UPS or FedEx?
Can I change the cost of a calculated label?

What is calculated shipping?

We understand that it can be stressful to accurately estimate how much shipping will cost. With calculated shipping, our shipping calculator automatically determines the shipping cost based on the locations of the seller and buyer.

When a buyer purchases an item, their zip code is used to generate an accurate shipping cost through USPS. At checkout, the buyer will pay the full cost of the shipping label.

How do I use calculated shipping?

1. Start a new listing by clicking 'Sell Your Gear'.

2. Under 'How do you want to handle shipping costs?', select 'Use calculated shipping (USPS only)'.

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3. Enter the weight and dimensions of your package.

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4. Complete your listing.

5. When a buyer purchases your item, you will see that a shipping price has been added to the order total.

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6. Click 'Purchase Reverb Shipping Label' to receive a USPS shipping label at that cost.

7. All set!

Can I use calculated shipping with UPS or FedEx?

Calculated shipping is only available for USPS labels at this time.

Can I change the cost of a calculated label?

To edit the cost, click 'Cancel and add my own tracking number' on the bottom of the order details. This will allow you to ship your item directly through any carrier or purchase a new Reverb shipping label.

 

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