The price of stamps just went up. Find out how much sending letters and packages will cost you now…
On Sunday, the cost of forever stamps increased by five cents to 55 cents. This is the largest price hike in U.S. Postal Service history.
Priority mail prices also jumped. A small box, which previously cost $7.20 to ship, will now cost you $7.90.
No mention of the price hike on USPS’s official Twitter account:
It's official! The latest edition of our #LoveStamps series is here. On the Hearts Blossom Forever stamp, 12 colorful hearts visually express love's joyful, bountiful nature. The stamp is now available for purchase at The Postal Store®!— U.S. Postal Service (@USPS) January 11, 2019