USPS® Rates Decrease April 10

In an historic turn of events, the USPS will reduce mail rates an average of 4.3% on April 10, 2016.  This rate reduction impacts only “market dominant” mail (mostly letters, large envelopes/flats, and postcards).  It will not affect “competitive” shipping products like Priority Mail® and parcels/packages.

These First-Class Mail prices will be adjusted to the following:

Current Mandated Reduction
• Letters (1 oz.) 49 cents 47 cents
• Letters additional ounces 22 cents 21 cents
• Letters to all international destinations $1.20 $1.15
• Postcards 35 cents 34 cents