Postage Stamp Prices Rise to 46 Cents

A United States Postal Service employee displays Forever stamps at the main post office, Thursday, April 9, 2009 in New York. The price of first class stamps is going from 42 cents to 44 cents on May 11, but postal customers can use their Forever stamps without adding additional postage. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)


By CBS-8 Reporter

When you go to the post office tomorrow, expect to pay a little bit more for postage.

Starting Sunday, the cost for a domestic first-class stamp will be a penny more; rising to 46 cents each.

Prices for all mailing and shipping services will also increase by four percent.

The postal service will also be introducing a new Global Forever stamp for first class mail.

The new stamp lets customers mail letters anywhere in the world for $1.10.



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