Could Financial Services Save the U.S. Post Office?

Judging by this advertisement playing on U.K. television, the U.S. Postal Service may be overlooking an opportunity to move into new revenue streams to replace the diminishing impact of snail mail.

In addition to financial services, the U.S. post office could follow the example of the U.K. post office and offer a wide range of insurance, phone and broadband, licensing, travel, and business services.