Originally Posted by Hogcrewer
Hell, I live in Alaska. Some vendors think that is another country altogether and stick it to me pretty good.
If you live in Alaska, then you know the cold, hard truth. When vendors ship you stufff, they are charging you the published rates for UPS, Fed-X, etc. Vendors don't go out of their way to stick it to you, they pass on the freight costs for what it costs them to get their product to you.