Why was shipping expensive for this order?

Common causes for shipping costs to be higher than expected:

  1. Upgraded method manually selected at checkout or by staff
  2. Cheapest rate was blacklisted in preferences
  3. Product dimensions not correct
  4. Packaging type was incorrect
  5. Cheaper method not available due to: weight, origin, destination, or dimensions
  6. Shipping Method aliases mapped from shopping cart to expensive method
  7. Shipping Options such as Saturday Delivery or Signature Guarantee
  8. Insurance requested
  9. International: Dimensional weight higher than actual weight
  10. Order is a Replacement of an earlier order, and the original shipping method was inherited.

Last updated Oct 10th, 2017