If you’ve used uShip over the past couple years, you’re probably familiar with uShip Payments, our 100% secure and verified solution for handling payments between shipping customers and service providers. Effective today, payment for all shipments not exceeding $700 will take place exclusively through the uShip Payments checkout system in the…Read more
We have updated the left-hand navigation within the My uShip screen to make it easier for you to find the information and tools you are looking for from this central location. Everything has been consolidated into expandable sections – you can either click on the main section title or expand…Read more
As of today at 4:00 PM Central Time, we have made updates to the cancellation policy for shipments booked through uShip Payments. This policy will apply only to shipments booked on or after this date. In the event of a cancellation for a shipment booked through uShip Payments, the shipping…Read more
Service providers now have the option to receive payment exclusively through uShip Payments. Previously, all bids from uShip Payments-eligible service providers gave the customer the option of paying either through uShip Payments or by paying only the booking deposit through uShip. Many service providers have asked for the ability to…Read more
As of today, service providers using uShip Payments may now withdraw funds based on their Pending Payments balance before delivery. This will help our service providers with cash flow constraints, and it saves customers and service providers the hassle of multiple payments for up front deposits – the customer doesn’t…Read more
As we continue to improve our uShip Payments solution, we’ve just added a convenient new feature allowing service providers to submit a payment code by text message (SMS). When the shipping customer chooses to pay online using uShip Payments, they receive a payment code that allows the service provider to…Read more
No later than Wednesday, October 5, service providers will no longer be charged a separate 2.25% fee for uShip Payments transactions.
Based on service provider and customer feedback, we’ve made a few more quick improvements to the uShip Payments system.
Last month, we launched uShip Payments, a new service allowing shipping customers to prepay for services in full through uShip. Since launch, we’ve been communicating directly with service providers about the new service, answering questions, and making a few important updates to the system. What’s New with uShip Payments (previously…Read more
Since we launched uShip in 2004, we have heard from our users that payments are a major source of friction. For customers, it’s inconvenient to have to make multiple payments, and it can be hard to understand all of the various and sometimes complex payment terms offered by different service…Read more