Advice 1: How to send a parcel cod

The need for sending cod parcels most likely to occur in online stores or those who are engaged in trade under catalogs as one of the methods of delivery and payment for the ordered goods. The buyer pays it upon receipt and you will receive the money by postal order or Bank account.
How to send a parcel cod
You will need
  • - packing the shipment (purchased at the post office or other);
  • address of a recipient;
  • - calculation of the total value of their costs.
To send a parcel cod, you have to go to the nearest post office. Mail is accepted Packed, except send a list of attachments. You can do this as home or office, in a warehouse etc., and directly in the mail. There are boxes of various sizes for packing parcels and other items provided with fields for recipient and sender.
The post ask the employees of the office form for shipments cod. Fill it in, enter the payment amount.
Your costs for postal services will depend on the amount of cod and the distance that the parcel is being sent. Figure out what you must be this amount to you in the end did not get the cost of the goods sent or even less. If necessary, consult with the postal workers.
Select the way of making money: by postal transfer or settlement account, for example, an entrepreneur or a legal entity. Depending on the preferred option, type in the desired address, or Bank details.

Option of receiving the money on account is preferred for business entities that do not use the cash register. When you receive money through the Bank to them will not arise questions from tax authorities.
Do the inventory investment for such shipments is optional, but desirable. If you prefer to hedge against possible excesses, fill in blanks and sign the inventory upon delivery of the parcel to the operator of the liaison office. One copy of the inventory remains with you, the other inside the parcel will go to the recipient.

The operator can also help you to seal the parcel.
Taking the parcel and payment of postal services, the operator is obliged to provide the sender a receipt. Keep her to receive money.
When sending the goods on delivery, a very high risk that the recipient just he was not coming: forgotten, not received notice, change of plans or the financial ability for as long as there was a parcel. In this case, you will receive your shipment back, and the cost of postal service for delivery to you no returns.
When paying for the same product by the recipient of the money can go to your account in a few weeks.

So there will be extra to think twice whether to include the expulsion of the goods on delivery in the list of available shipping options and charges.

Advice 2: What is cash on delivery

If you need to buy goods in the online shop, buyers may have fears of becoming a victim of fraud, so many people prefer to pay upon receiving. This method of payment called cash on delivery.
What is cash on delivery

What is cash on delivery

Most of the shops of distant trade, trying to attract clients, go to some concessions and agree to sell the goods with payment upon receipt. In this case, they carry some risk and may suffer losses if the client refuses the purchase. The buyer, on the other hand, when making such a purchase would be protected from unscrupulous sellers, so even the most cautious and distrustful people may ordered cash on delivery the goods via Russian post, anything without risking.

The contents of the parcel will remain intact until the moment of its receipt by the owner, and postal employees will not be able to determine what it is. Ordering goods can be done on the website of the online store or a regular email form. In the corresponding window, it is necessary to mark that the shipment will be paid upon receipt.

Not to be left at a loss, the firm often includes the cost of such goods a certain percentage to cover the possible return of unclaimed goods. This may be related to the higher price of the goods sent cod. The firm has the right to impose additional restrictions on the categories of goods, the amount of the order, the place of residence of the recipient. As a General rule, the price of cod is usually included the price of the product and the cost of delivery to the addressee, to do cash on delivery via post of Russia is possible only on the territory of the Russian Federation.

How to get a parcel sent cash on delivery

If the order was made on the website of the online store, its administration informs the client about the order status via SMS. At the time of departure on the website of the Russian post is formed by the identification number of the parcel on which it is possible to track its whereabouts and current status. This will need to go to the official site of Mail of Russia and in the offered field to enter the desired number.

Upon arrival of the parcel to the place of delivery to the buyer is notified, which indicates the address of the post office where you want to be with ID. When you receive the parcel need to fill out a receipt and sign the receipt. Payment for goods and delivery are made simultaneously.

To protect yourself from marriage, you should open the parcel in presence of the postal worker. If you find a defective product, it is necessary to make a claim, ask the postmaster to put your signature, send a letter to the sender and demand compensation. By law, within 14 days of receipt of the product it can be returned to the seller.
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