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.
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).