Stamp Price Hike in Effect [UPDATED]
U.S. Postal Service rates changed on Jan. 27.
Postage stamp prices went slightly higher earlier this week, from 45 cents to 46 cents, on Jan. 27.
Stamp prices incresased to mail one-ounce letters. The cost for letters weighing more than one ounce will stay the same, at 20 cents for each additional ounce, an announcement from the postal service says.
Postcard stamps will also see a one-cent increase, from 32 cents to 33 cents. Letters under one ounce mailed anywhere internationally will cost $1.10, the announcement says.
The postal service's Forever stamps (costing 45 cents until the one-cent increase) are usable even with the hike.
Editor's note: This article was upated after first publication to reflect the increase in stamp prices.