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#1 cheese_diva

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    Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:07 PM

    I went to the post office a few weeks ago with my invite sample to determine postage. I was told $1.81 per box up to 5oz. My invites were at 4.1oz or something like that.

    I bought most of my stamps and when I took my boxes today to be mailed out, I hear a "excuse me miss, but who told you $1.81 for these?".. uh, the lady that works here a few weeks ago.. He was trying to tell me they weighed over 5oz. He checked his scale and weighed again.. still over... mind you tears were starting to well in my eyes and I kept shaking my head no thinking, this isn't happening..

    Turns out his stupid scale was wrong!! He tried another box or two then apologized for his scale being off!!! Whew!!!

    Yeah, Invites are in the mail, one more thing off my list!!
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    #2 Sarah

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      Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:10 PM

      Oh i would have been sooooo mad! Glad you got it worked out...yay one more thing to check off the list!

      #3 dragonfly

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        Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:11 PM

        Sounds like the airport in Punt Cana, lol. Glad you just didn't believe him and have to pay alot more money. So frustrating.

        #4 TammyWright

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        Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:12 PM

        i hate going to the post office...those people can be such jerks.

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        #5 TammyB

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          Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:13 PM

          Awe you poor thing, you sound like your stressed.. I'm glad it worked out for you.

          #6 dallas_texas09

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            Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:18 PM

            I'm glad you had a happy ending!

            #7 PaulaV

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              Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:19 PM

              Oh my goodness, my heart started racing just reading your post.
              Phew!

              #8 BrittneyD

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                Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:23 PM

                I am so glad you worked it out. I would have fallen apart. Make sure you drink a glass of wine tonight.
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                #9 Spazz

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                  Posted 27 August 2007 - 01:29 PM

                  I'm so glad it worked out and that you made them find a scale that worked!

                  #10 Chiquita

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                    Posted 27 August 2007 - 02:13 PM

                    Yikes! That sounds so nerve-wracking! Glad it was sorted out quickly though..




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