SUBJECT:  Postage Stamp Price Increase


REF:  USPS Notice 123 – Jan. 22, 2017 Price List

          Postal Service National News Release


The referenced U.S. Postal Service Notice 123 lists the new price of postage effective January 22, 2017.  The price to mail a one ounce First-Class letter has increased from 47 cents to 49 cents and so a U.S. Postal Service Forever stamp is now 49 cents.


If using assorted denomination stamps or non-Forever stamps, a First Class letter weighing one ounce or less will require 49 cents of postage.