Quick Answer: How Much Are Postal Money Orders?

The U.S.

Post Office charges a reasonable $1.25 for money orders up to $500, or $1.70 up to $1,000.

How much is a money order from the post office?

You will pay a fee when you purchase a money order from USPS. For a money order of $0.01 to $500, there is a $1.20 fee. For a money order of $500.01 to $1000 there is a $1.60 fee. You cannot send a money order of more than $1000.

Where is the cheapest place to get a money order?

The 11 Best Places to Buy a Money Order

  • Walmart. Walmart money orders are pretty cheap and convenient since you’ll probably be shopping their anyways.
  • Publix. When it comes to grocery stores, Publix is one of the cheaper places to get a money order.
  • CVS Drugstore.
  • 7-Eleven.
  • Kroger.
  • K-Mart.
  • Meijer.
  • Walgreens.

Is a postal money order the same as a money order?

a money order is the same as cash and easily cashed if lost or stolen. a certified check or postal money order can have a stop payment put on it and it will be efective almost imediately.

How do I get a postal money order?

How do I purchase a postal money order? Money orders can be purchased at any Post Office™ location. To find a Post Office that sells International Money Orders, go to the Post Office Locator (click “Post Offices” > “Refine search” > “Money Orders”) or call 1-800-ASK-USPS (1-800-275-8777).