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Old 02-10-2019, 11:55 PM
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Default Sending money and books from home questions....

How much can you send or is there a limit on how much money can you send to your LO's account?

Has anyone tried sending hardcover books with the hardcover removed? We have a lot of used hardcover books we bought from the library that I plan to remove the hardcover and send it via USPS Priority 4-5 books at a time.

Please advise, and thanks so much in advance.
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The kind of books you can send, and the way they can arrive depends on the security level of that prison. Hardcover books almost always must arrive directly from a book store or the publisher, so I doubt that having you mail them without their covers will work. The accurate answer can come from the inmate after a trip to the mail room during their open house.

The maximum amount of money? All I can definitely say is that the maximum monthly commissary spending limit, plus phone use (about $400.00) worked for me.
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