"FA Economy" represents our low cost or free domestic USA shipping option. For those who might ask, this option does includes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico.
FA Economy is a flat $4.95 shipping option that is offered to domestic USA customers that order $40 or more - an everyday price for FA shoppers.
Please note that if your order shipping is less than $4.95, you are charged the lower rate. The rate will not go higher than $4.95 for qualified orders.
FA Economy Free is offered for select products and will be mentioned in the product description, often as part of a special promotion.
Please note that Fightsticks, which often carry a much heavier weight, is excepted from this promotion. However, we do offer a special $15.95 rate for Fightstick purchases. Again, if your order shipping is lower than $15.95 when purchasing a Fightstick, you can choose the cheaper rate.
How much time does FA Economy or FA Economy Free Shipping take to arrive?
FA Economy's carrier and method are chosen by staff as the most economical means for FA to ship your package. That means if it can ship USPS First Class or UPS Ground, your order will ship this way. These transit times of those carriers and methods are already documented. Click here for more information on transit times:
You cannot choose which carrier or option is available for FA Economy. If you are concerned about shipping times, please choose any of the available carriers and methods other than FA Economy.
What about $15.95 Flat Rate Shipping for Fightsticks?
Flat rate shipping for Fightsticks will include your entire order when purchased with a qualifying Fightstick from Hori, Qanba, or other brand. This means that if you order includes custom artwork and plexi, arcade parts, or other items, everything will ship for just $15.95, regardless of size.
Orders will ship via FedEx Ground. Click here for transit times using this carrier.
What about International Shipping for Orders over $40?
Orders totaling $40 USD and up that will ship outside the United States can enjoy a 25% discount on normal USPS rates. Shipping is calculated automatically, so the amount will not show a "before" and "after" shipping discount. However to you can confirm the discount is applied to your shipping rate by adding a small product to your shopping cart. More information regarding how this discount is displayed is available here.