Jul
15
2010

ShipSaver Insurance Summer Special Rates

ShipSaver Insurance on eBay is offering a great summer special rate.  At only $0.65 per $100 of value for USA shipments, and only $0.95 per $100 of value for shipments everyone can afford to insure their shipments.

With ShipSaver, you can insure your shipments that you send to your buyers. You can continue to ship with the USPS, UPS, and FedEx, but insure with us!

Here is how to get started:

  1. Login to your eBay account and visit the ShipSaver Application website.
  2. Click “Try it Free” and go throught the setup process. It should take about 1 minute.
  3. Link your PayPal account. This is how you pay for the discounted shipping insurance.
  4. Visit your “My eBay” page and move your mouse over the “Application (NEW)” tab and click on “ShipSaver Insurance”
  5. Find your “sold” and “shipped” eBay transaction and click “Add Insurance”. That’s It!
    1. You can even send your buyers a confirmation email showing them that their shipment is covered.

How Much Can You Save?

Let’s run a cost comparison. Assume you sell 25 items a week and your average sales price is $32.00. Let’s also assume you sell these items to buyers in the USA via the United States Postal Service (USPS).

ShipSaver USPS
Cost $16.25/ week 

$65.00/ month

$43.75
$175.00/ month

That is a potential savings of $110.00 per month!

Let’s run another cost comparison. Assume you sell 25 items a week and your average sales price is $75.00. Let’s also assume you sell these items to buyers in the USA via the United States Postal Service (USPS).

ShipSaver USPS
Cost $16.25/ week 

$65.00/ month

$56.25 

$225.00/ month

That is a potential savings of $160.00 per month!

Now for a comparison of International shipments. Assume you sell 25 items a week and your average sales price is $32.00. Let’s also assume you sell these items to buyers OUTSIDE of the USA via the United States Postal Service (USPS) 1st Class Mail service.

ShipSaver USPS
Cost $23.75/ week 

$95.00/ month

USPS does not offer insurance for

Insure your 1st Class International shipments!

Take advantage of the Summer insurance rates using ShipSaver Insurance.

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