Updated: October 12, 2021 05:15 PM
Created: October 12, 2021 02:05 PM
The U.S. Postal Service has announced its recommended deadlines for expected delivery by Christmas Day.
December 17 is the deadline for first-class mail service and packages.
December 18 is the deadline for Priority Mail service.
December 23 is the deadline for Priority Mail Express.
The USPS also says its busiest time begins two weeks before Christmas.
The holiday shipping season comes amid new changes at the postal service, and global supply chain issues.
Experts say it will be more important than ever to get those holiday gifts in the mail early this year.
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