Recently there has been much discussion about changes to the US Postal Service due to predicted financial hardships. One of the first moves to make adjustments is a proposed postage price increase. These new rates are coming January 22, 2012, so be sure to check your rates before mailing anything.
The US Postal Service has a complete list of price changes available.
- One-ounce letter – $0.45
- One-ounce flat – $0.90
- One to three ounce parcel – $1.95
- Each additional ounce (letters and flats) – $0.20
- Postcard – $0.32
- Certified Mail™ – $2.95
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