Of all of the different ways you can get your receipts to Shoeboxed, our famous Magic Envelopes have always been a fan favorite. After all, what’s easier than stuffing a prepaid envelope full of paper clutter and dropping it in the mail?

If you’re a new Shoeboxer or you aren’t quite sure if you’ve been using your Magic Envelopes to their full capacity, don’t worry! Watch the video above to learn everything you need to know about sending in a Magic Envelope.

More questions about our Magic Envelopes and mail-in service? Visit our Help Desk or give us a shout on Twitter at @ShoeboxedHelp.

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Originally published July 14, 2014. Updated on August 10, 2022.


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