The USPS rate changes have been approved, including a 3-cent increase in the price of a First Class Mail Forever Stamp. These new rates take effect January 22, 2023. There will be no change to the additional-ounce price for single piece letters and flats, which remains at $.24.
The most economical pricing can still be found using a Mint Mailing System.
Here's a summary of the new prices:
|USPS Prices, effective January 22, 2023|
|Product||Current Price||New Price|
|Letter, metered, 1 oz.||$0.57||$0.60|
|Letter, stamped, 1 oz.||$0.60||$0.63|
|International Letter, 1 oz.||$1.40||$1.45|
The price change tables are also available on the Postal Service’s Postal Explorer website at https://pe.usps.com/PriceChange/Index.