Cruisers Home Port™ Mail Service
We have been providing
Mail Forwarding Services for LiveAboard Cruisers
since 1988 and are
very proud of our reputation in the Cruising community.
Our Cruisers Home Port Mail Service is the 'Flagship' Mail Service for Cruisers and is our
most popular Mail Forwarding Service designed especially for you. In addition to all
the benefits provided with our Travelers Special Mail Service, at this level,
you can take advantage of our Discount Marine Supply program. If you purchase the normal amount of
"boat stuff" every year, you can save enough money to totally pay for our service!
Also, if requested to do so, each year upon receipt we will act as your Agent and sign your
US Coast Guard Vessel Documentation Renewal notice. This is included as part of the
Cruisers Home Port Mail Service, free of charge.
With the Cruisers Home Port Mail Service you may have as many or as few mail shipments as
you like. We are open Monday through Friday from 9am until 5pm, Eastern time. If you call
before noon, we will send your mail shipment out the same day... Guaranteed. You may also set
up a schedule, i.e..., once a week, twice a month, every other Thursday... anything you
like. We are very flexible.
At St. Brendan's Isle there are no sign up or yearly fees. You
open your mail forwarding service account
with a $100 deposit. Then each month a service fee of $13.99 is deducted along
with any mailing charges you have incurred. When your account balance drops below
$10 you make another $100 deposit in your account. Typically this is done through a
credit card transaction. Each month you receive a detailed, easy to understand,
statement itemizing every credit and debit to your account. When you no longer
need our mail forwarding service, your remaining balance is refunded to you. You
can sign up over the phone or use our Internet Mail Forwarding Sign Up form. Our toll free number
is 800-544-2132 or if you are calling from an International location, 904-284-1203.
Simple, economical Flat-Rate mail charges: Each shipment is charged only the
actual US Postal Service postage plus a $2.00 handling charge no matter how
many pieces of mail you have.
Messages (telephone, e-mail or fax to our office): Phone, fax and e-mail messages
received at our office are $2.00 each. These messages are forwarded with your
The most economical message option is our Voice Mail Service. For
only $3.00 a month you get your own personal voice mail box with unlimited messages
and 24 hour a day access.
Please note... Exclusive to SBI:
For all Mail Service levels, we make keeping track of your mail and your account
balance easy. Each shipment of mail you receive from us is automatically numbered
sequentially. Your mailing label will have "SN:1", "SN:2", "SN:3", etc. so you
will always know if all your mail packets have arrived just by checking the
Shipment Number. We also count and record the number of pieces included in each
shipment for tamper evident security.
Each month, subscribers are provided with a computer generated statement of account
that lists each shipment, the number of pieces of mail shipped and the Shipment Number.
Also included are all debits and credits posted to the account during the statement period.