Save $$$ by Making the Most of the Oregon Advantage – 0% Sales Tax!

You can shop tax-free at any US store using a your package forwarding address in Oregon. OPAS is located in the state of Oregon, the 0% sales tax state, so you will not have to worry about paying sales tax when you make your purchase.  Now you can use your OPAS address to make purchases at … Read more

Black Friday/Cyber Monday, the Essential Survival Guide! (Part 1)

Attention, OPAS members! Black Friday and Cyber Monday are almost upon us, and there’s some things you NEED TO KNOW! A savvy online shopper can save a whole bundle by shopping on these dates from November 28 to December 2, but if you’re not prepared, you’ll find that all your hopes for great deals are … Read more

Consolidating Your Packages from US Online Stores

Using your US address to Shop US Online Stores If you are shopping online in the US from overseas you probably are buying items from more than one store. By using a package forwarding service like OPAS you get many benefits. Of course, the most obvious benefit is that you can buy from almost any … Read more

Tips for Shopping US Memorial Day Sales from Overseas

Memorial Day May 28, 2012 Next Monday in the United States we celebrate Memorial Day. On this day we remember with appreciation those that fought for our freedom as we became a nation and have defended that and the freedom of others since then. And, as a bonus, we get a day off from work. … Read more

Save More with On-line Shopping in the US with Rewards Systems

Saving more while using a Package Forwarder You have learned the value of using a package forwarder to shop in the US from your international location. As a savvy international shopper you know that using a package forwarder in the state of Oregon in the US to ship your purchases to your overseas address saves … Read more

A Day in the Life of an International Package Forwarder

Buying Online in the US from the Far East Today we had a slew of interesting purchases come in for our customers; items they had bought that had arrived for our check-in process. I thought you might like to see some of the most interesting items, where they came from and where they are going. … Read more

Shop Online at Tax-Free with your US Address

Classy, well-tailored, cheap and ethical – Zara, the world’s favorite clothing store Zara’s worldwide fashion presence has made headlines in the fashion and business worlds with their innovative approach to both fashion and business. Their brick and mortar stores often require security to control the rush of eager customers for weeks after their grand opening. … Read more

Buying at Horchow Online from the US

On-Line Shopping for Sales I am often surprised and delighted by the interesting purchases of our members. Recently we had an unusual item pass through our warehouse. A customer of ours from Japan asked us to be her personal shopper for a garden gate. Horchow sells this beautiful hand forged iron gate by MacKenzie Childs, … Read more

Get International Shipping from the ZARA US Online Store

Get ZARA’s “Cheap Chic” Even Cheaper from the US Online Store Last month, ZARA, Spain’s “cheap chic” fashion retailer opened a new online store in the US. ZARA already has online stores in various countries around the world, including Europe and Asia, but the new US store is different for one reason: the prices are … Read more