“A Guide to Holiday Shipping 2014” on SmallBizDaily
By Nancy Weiss
With a short holiday shopping season fast approaching (just 27 days between Thanksgiving and Christmas), early-bird shopping is critical to get ahead of the holiday rush. Also critical - ensuring you don't miss the holiday shipping deadlines for FedEx, UPS and USPS to deliver those gifts to your loved ones in time.
We've pulled together a few tips to help shoppers (and shippers!) get ready for the hustle and bustle:
Make sure to jot down gift ideas before you step out the door. A little prep time makes for a more successful shopping trip.