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Stamped vs.

Metered Mail

Say Goodbye to Overspending and Trips to the Post Office

Drive to the Post Office and wait in line—all to pay full price on letters and packages? Not only is it easier and more convenient for businesses to mail right from the office, it has also become significantly cheaper than using traditional stamps.   

Postage meter users have access to valuable discounts, like saving 9% on every letter and up to 40% on Priority Mail® shipments.

Postage meters will save you 5 cents on every First-Class letter.

  • Apply postage in less than 20 seconds

  • Have the correct amount of postage right at your fingertips

  • Save postage on every mail piece you send

Save 9% Over Stamps with a Postage Meter


Monthly fee
Quadient: $19.75
Stamps: $22.50 (time at post office x staff's hourly wage)
Time spent to visit the Post Office (two visits per month)
Quadient: 0
Stamps: 90 minutes*
Cost of administrative staff
Quadient: Minimal
Stamps: $15.00 per hour
Cost of business owner
Quadient: Minimal
Stamps: Too much!
Discounts on First-Class Mail
Quadient: Save over 9% on each letter, only pay $0.53 for letters up to 1 oz.
Stamps: Pay full price! $0.58 for letters up to 1 oz.
Discounts on USPS Priority Mail using NeoShip
Quadient: Save up to 40%
Stamps: None
= Best Choice


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Stamps vs. Quadient Postage Meter

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Calculate the Right Postage

Every letter, flat, and package is weighed for exact postage with a meter, so you don't overspend on stamped mail.



Mail Now, Pay Later

Get postage when you need it with credit up to $700 that is available with no additional charge. 



Track and Save 

Add Neoship to your postage meter to ship packages at a lower rate and get advanced shipment tracking. 

Imagine Yourself with a Quadient Meter

New Quadient Customers Get All the Perks! 

  • A Myquadient account with 24/7 access to important information and settings
  • Valuable USPS® discounts on both letters and packages 
  • A best-in-class meter with a built-in 2 or 5 lb. scale for in-office mail and package processing 
  • No change in pricing for the first three years - and no hidden fees or surcharges!


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Find out how to choose the best mailing system for your business, the latest features and capabilities, and what you need to know before you buy.


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