Industry News


Summer Postage Sale?

web3D_offcesups 04/23/2009

Thanks to Direct! for this breaking story… The U.S. Postal Service has offered more details on its proposed summer postage rollback — including who is eligible and how discounts will be calculated — according to…

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Postal Rates to Rise (Yet Again)

web3D_offcesups 02/11/2009

Standard Mail and standard nonprofit rates will increase an average of 3.8% in May, in keeping with legal limits established under the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act. Standard Mail was previously knows as Third…

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“Can Volunteers Be a Lifeline for Nonprofit Groups?”

web3D_offcesups 01/25/2009

By KELLEY HOLLAND Published: January 24, 2009 from the “TIMES are certainly tough on Wall Street, and the automakers are suffering as well. But consider the hardships that nonprofit organizations are enduring. Sean…

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CAJE possibly closing up shop

web3D_offcesups 01/12/2009

This just in regarding the possible closure of CAJE – The Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education, a well respected Jewish non-profit founded in the 70’s. From the eJewishPhilanthropy blog, by Dan Brown,…

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Postal Rates Prediction for 2009

web3D_offcesups 10/30/2008

Dan G. Blair, Chairman of the Postal Regulatory Commission, offers his insider prognostication on future postal rate increses: “It appears that the average increase for each class of mail will be approximately 5%. The…

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Choosing A List Broker

web3D_offcesups 08/19/2008

Some quick tips on what to look for in a list broker: Experience: Do they have it? Do they have it in your market segment? Knowledge: Experience isn’t the whole package. Do they really…

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Choosing Lists

web3D_offcesups 08/05/2008

In a perfect world, choosing the right lists would be easy. But it’s not a perfect world. There are many factors that can influence list performance. First of all, in most cases a direct…

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Rentals vs. Exchanges

web3D_offcesups 08/03/2008

List rentals are the one time-use of a list at a set fee (also know as the base price). There may be additional charges, such as fees for selects and shipping. The price is…

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List Broker Vs. List Manager

web3D_offcesups 08/01/2008

This is elementary stuff, but it is worth explaining. What’s the difference between a list broker and a list manager? Most people, and that includes some people working in this business, don’t really know.…

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