With Informed Delivery from the US Postal Service (USPS), you can preview your mail before it reaches your mailbox.

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Are you curious about what letters, bills, checks, or other items will be arriving in your mailbox? Wondering if you even need to pick up the mail today? Well, a free option from the US Postal Service can help answer those questions.

With Informed Delivery, the Postal Service sends you email each morning with photos of the front of each envelope due to hit your mailbox that day, including the return address. Informed Delivery can be of value if you’re waiting for a check or other important piece of mail. It can also be helpful if you’re away from home for a few days and want to keep tabs on what’s gathering in your mailbox.

Informed Delivery has been available in select locations since 2014 but rolled out to more locations last year. How do you sign up for this free service? Read on.