On January 27, 2013 postage rates will increase AGAIN. Get your Forever Stamps now for those save-the-dates, wedding invitations and thank you notes you will be sending this spring. The new rate charges are below:
- Letters (1oz.) — 1-cent increase to 46 cents
- Letters additional ounces — unchanged at 20 cents
- Postcards — 1-cent increase to 33 cents
- ...and USPS is introducing a new GLOBAL stamp that will allow you to mail a one-ounce letter anywhere in the world for $1.10.
Self Mailers a.k.a. Seal and Send Invitations must be able to go through the machines WITHOUT damage. If damage occurs, they will need to be "hand cancelled" a.k.a. hand stamped for an additional $.20. This change will take effect on January 5, 2013.
Until next time...WEDologize!
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