Fun Ideas to Mail to Your Inmate
Posted 12/3/2014 by Mark Miclette
Mail is a great way to communicate with your inmate. In addition to serious letters, here are some fun ways to amuse each other through the mail. These can be done on postcards or letters.
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Best Days for Inmate Phone Calls
Posted 11/12/2014 by Mark Miclette
As much as you would like to talk to your inmate each day, the cost of inmate phone calls makes this impossible for most people. If your budget can only handle a couple of calls a week, tell your inmate to call you on Thursdays and Sundays.
Fun Ideas for Inmate Mail
Posted 10/31/2014 by Mark Miclette
Writing to your inmate is an invaluable way to communicate. You’ll have your share of serious life issues letters, but here are some fun ways to entertain each other through letters. These can be done on postcards, too.
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5 Steps to Mailing Commissary Money to a Federal Inmate
Posted 8/10/2014 by Mark Miclette
In addition to these five steps below, keep in mind that when you mail the commissary funds, they must go through the United States Postal Service. You cannot use Federal Express, United Parcel or other similar services.
Know where to se...
5 Things Not to Talk About During Jail Calls
Posted 7/19/2014 by Mark Miclette
When he calls, it is a natural instinct to talk to him about what’s going on in your life, but be careful. Never lie to him, but be smart about what topics you bring up to speak about. These 5 things should probably wait for an in person visit or for...
Inmate Phone Calls: Are They Listening in and Recording?
Posted 6/23/2014 by Mark Miclette
To an inmate, the phone is a lifeline to the outside world. Some inmates dial memorized numbers all day long, hoping that someone will pick up. It is important to remember that every phone call between an inmate and an outside number is recorded, and...