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Address Detective – A Deep Dive

Our DOTS Address Detective service is an address-based service looking to help clients clean up the most challenging of addresses. It works well as a secondary check to our DOTS Address Validation - US...

Jonas Shaefer, Director of Engineering
Jonas Shaefer
Director of Engineering
November 7, 2019

Address Validation’s Alphabet Soup

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has an acronym for almost everything and this leads to some pretty interesting conversations around the Service Objects' water cooler. You might overhear our...

Rob Manser, Sr. Digital Marketing Manager
Rob Manser
Sr. Digital Marketing Manager
August 13, 2019

CASS and DPV: A Higher Standard for Address Accuracy

If you market to or serve people by mail, there are two acronyms you should get to know: CASS and DPV. Here is a quick summary of both of them:CASS stands for the Coding Accuracy Support System™....

Rob Manser, Sr. Digital Marketing Manager
Rob Manser
Sr. Digital Marketing Manager
October 10, 2017

Ensuring Addresses are Accurate and Up-to-Date

“Did you know that nearly 30 million Americans move each year? Did you also know that government agencies like counties, cities, and states are required to keep accurate and up to date records of their...

Service Objects
August 15, 2017

The Impact of Data Quality on Your Direct Mail

Some things are – sadly – a fact of life. Less than a third of people floss their teeth every day. The average US household has over $16,000 in credit card debt.  And according to the United States...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
April 13, 2017

Can Google Maps be Used to Validate Addresses?

In November of 2016, Google started rolling out updates to more clearly distinguish their Geocoding and Places APIs, both of which are a part of the Google Maps API suite. The Places API was introduced in...

Emanuel Fuentes, Sr. Software Engineer
Emanuel Fuentes
Sr. Software Engineer
March 9, 2017

What Does Address Validation Offer?

Our USPS CASS Certified™ Address Validation service improves internal mail processes and delivery rates by standardizing contact records against USPS data and flagging for vacancy, addresses returning...

Service Objects
November 22, 2016

What is CASS-Certification?

Have you ever sent a letter without a stamp or with spelling mistakes or typos in the address? You know what happens: the letter comes back to you, resulting in a delivery delay or it never arrives to its...

Service Objects
October 21, 2014

CASS Certification Explained Over Dinner

Last night I was having dinner with my wife's friends and they asked what I did for a living. Normally I just brush those requests off and say 'Internet Security' or 'Contact Validation' and change the...

Geoff Grow, Founder & CEO
Geoff Grow
Founder & CEO
December 7, 2010

DOTS Address Validation FAQ

Figuring out the basics of what DOTS Address Validation does is simple -- messy address comes in, clean address comes out! And yet of all our services we probably get the most questions about DOTS Address...

Service Objects
April 10, 2009