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3 Things

Do 3 things today to reduce waste and simplify your life.

1. Remove your name from national mailing lists by sending your name, address, signature and date with the following message:

“Please register my name with the Mail Preference Service, so that my name is removed from many national mailing lists. I understand that this request will remain in effect for 5 years, and that this service is intended for household use only.”

Mail to:

Mail Preference Service
Direct Marketing Association
PO Box 9008
Farmingdale, NY 11735-9008

You can also register online here but it’ll cost ya $1.

2. Choose to “opt-out” of receiving credit offers by mail. I don’t know about you, but at one point, half of my mail consisted of these pesky credit card offers. Your registration will last 5 years and can be completed here:

3. Remove your name from the Val Pak coupon mailings. This will work if you receive the blue Val Pak envelopes: