Postal Service is Considering Closing 3,700 Branches

mailbox1 150x150 Postal Service is Considering Closing 3,700 BranchesThe U.S. Postal Service is reviewing about 3,700 post offices for possible closure, USA Today reported.

Those considered for elimination have low sales and few customers and take in revenue less than $27,500 a year.

According to USA Today, the Postal Service has cut 110,000 jobs and reduced costs by $11 billion since 2008 to offset a sharp drop in mail as people do more business online. Still, the Postal Service projects a deficit this year of $8.3 billion.

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/money/economy/2011-07-27-usps-post-office-closing-list_n.htm

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