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How to Actually Get a Human at 1-800-ASK-USPS

This post will teach you how to get a person and human being on the phone when you call 1-800-ASK-USPS (1-800-275-8777).

Below are many different ways that have worked to get a human on the phone. While many might not work anymore, you can always try it.



I try to keep up to date with the latest way to get past the automated crap. If you find this article and figure out the most recent way, leave a comment about how you did it.

I will see your comment and accept it and update this post with how you got it to work. We are a team against the ridiculous USPS phone system that want to help other people!

Before Calling, Try USPS Social Network Support

Since they always make it more difficult to get a real person on the phone, maybe try to contact them on social media.

To contact a live customer service person from USPS on Twitter click: USPS Help Twitter page and click “Message” to send them your message.

To contact a live customer service agent from USPS on Facebook go to this link: USPS Facebook page and click “Send message” to send your message.

Most Recent (February 2020)

Get to a live person fastest: For tracking a package / talking to a human about tracking a package. If you want to buy stamps, press 2 or say “Stamps” then say “Representative”. Listen and wait for it to speak. If you input anything before this it won’t do anything. Press 1 for tracking a package or say “Tracking.” Say “Representative” and you will be transferred to a rep

Surprisingly, it is actually quite easy to talk to a human on the phone when you call the USPS 1800 number.

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How Does Craigslist Make Money?

Its’ design is simple, its ads are virtually non-existent, and it’s virtually free to use, yet Craigslist routinely posts earnings in the multi million dollar range. This begs the question “how does Craigslist make money?”

As it turns out, they have a pretty clever way of raking in the cash without anyone being any the wiser and turning it into straight cash with a few old, simple business tricks.

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Craigslist Hacks to Find the Perfect Roommate Who Won’t Murder You

Ah, Craigslist. The eternal 90s place to find missed connections, used VCRs, and roommates.

It might seem kind of crazy to find a place to live and people to live with on a website that doesn’t even have a modern design, but people do it all the time. Craigslist is by far one of the most popular places to find a roommate.

When you need to save money, a roommate can be ideal. You’ll feel the immediate impact on your wallet from splitting rent and utilities.

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