In our ongoing efforts to keep you informed of events that could impact your business as it relates to customer communications, we are alerting you to a recent update from The United States Postal Service who filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) requesting price changes to take effect Jan. 24, 2021.

The proposed prices, approved by the Postal Service Board of Governors, would raise Mailing Services product prices approximately 1.8 percent for First-Class Mail and 1.5 percent for other categories.

The proposed Mailing Services price changes include:

Product Current Prices Planned Prices
Letters additional ounce(s) 15 cents 20 cents
Letters (metered 1 oz.) 50 cents 51 cents
Domestic Postcards 35 cents 36 cents
Letters (1 oz.) 55 cents 55 cents (no change)
Flats (1 oz.) $1 $1 (no change)

To read the announcement from USPS in full, please click on the link below.