Unless otherwise specified, shipping charges are as follows:
Orders will ship via UPS or USPS. Allow 2-6 business days for delivery* Best way shipping is a value shipping service for the customer. In selecting this shipping method the most economical carrier will be selected. This is to insure we can continue to provide low shipping costs.
Allow 1-5 business days for delivery*
Allow 2-3 business days for delivery*
Allow 3 business days for delivery*
Allow 2 business days for delivery*
Next business day*
Allow 1-2 business days for delivery*
Only available for orders placed between 3:00 pm ET Thursday and 3:00 pm ET Friday*
*Delivery times are taken from the USPS and UPS websites and our experience. Neither service time is guaranteed.
*Add 1 or 2 business days for Hawaii, Alaska, and remote rural locations.
Additional Shipping Information
- All orders placed by 3:00 pm ET, Monday-Saturday, will be shipped that day.
- Oversized shipments weighing more than 10 lbs. may take up to 5 business days for standard delivery.
- Serious Cigars does not ship outside of the US or its territories, except for APO addresses.
- All orders sent to a PO box must be shipped via a USPS method.
- All orders sent to a US military base must be shipped via USPS Priority Mail.
- All North Carolina orders containing tobacco products are subject to current tobacco laws and taxes, which will automatically be added to your invoice. Remittance of taxes on orders shipped outside of North Carolina is the responsibility of the purchaser.
- All orders sent to Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Idaho, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin must be shipped via a USPS method.
- Flammable/hazardous items must be shipped UPS Ground.
- UPS business days do NOT include Saturdays, Sundays, or holidays.
- USPS business days do NOT include Sundays or holidays.
- All shipments Freight on Board (FOB) Burlington, NC. Risk of loss is on the Purchaser during transport and shipment. Title to, and ownership of all goods passes from Seller to the Purchaser in Burlington, North Carolina, and the Purchaser takes all responsibility for the shipment. By arranging for transportation of the goods, Seller is providing a service to, and acting on behalf of Purchaser. By utilizing this service from Seller, Purchaser is representing that he/she is acting in a fashion compliant with his/her local and state laws regarding the purchase, transportation, and delivery of the goods. The Purchaser represents that he/she is of lawful age and has obtained any required permission, paid any required fees, is working through properly licensed intermediaries where required, is legally entitled to take possession of the goods and is legally entitled to take quantities ordered.
- After three unsuccessful delivery attempts, UPS will return your package to SeriousCigars.com. All return freight charges will be passed on to the consumer.
Serious Cigars does not ship products to South Dakota.
Sales Tax Information
Serious Cigars is required to collect sales tax in certain states including AL, HI IL, IN, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MS, NC, NJ, ND, NV, PA, RI, SC, VT, WA, and WI. Local taxes collected where applicable.
- Serious Cigars doesn’t collect Colorado Sales or Use Tax.
- Purchases from Colorado aren’t exempt from Colorado Sales or Use tax because they are completed via the internet or remotely.
- The State of Colorado requires that a Colorado purchaser (a) file a Sales or Use tax return at the end of the year reporting all the taxable purchases that were not taxed and (b) pay tax on those purchases. See Colorado’s Department of Revenue for details or click here for more information .
- Serious Cigars doesn’t collect sales or use tax on purchases made from Louisiana.
- Louisiana requires Serious Cigars and other retailers to notify purchasers that sales via the Internet, catalog, or other remote means are subject to use tax.
- Louisiana requires residents making a purchase for shipment into the state to file a tax return at the end of the year reporting all taxable purchases that were not taxed, and to pay use taxes on those purchases. Click here for more information.