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The Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch - Sleepy Eye, MN
  • Postage stamp price to increase Jan. 26

  • The price of a first class U.S. postage stamp will increase on Sunday, Jan. 26 from 46 cents to 49 cents. Postcard postage rates will also increase from 33 cents to 34 cents.
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  • The price of a first class U.S. postage stamp will increase on Sunday, Jan. 26 from 46 cents to 49 cents. Postcard postage rates will also increase from 33 cents to 34 cents.
     
    Customers can still buy the U.S. Postal Service Forever stamps at the 46 cent postal rate until Saturday, Jan. 25 and continue to use the Forever stamps after the cost increase.
     
    Including the Jan. 26 hike, the cost of a U.S. first class stamp will have increased by 25 percent since 2006, when it was 39 cents, three cents above the office Consumer Price Index inflation rate for the same time period.
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