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First-class stamps going up
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MONROE - Starting Sunday, Jan. 27, the price to mail a single-piece, 1-ounce first-class letter to any location in the United States, will increase a penny. The increase is only the second price change for first-class mail stamps since 2009. Highlights of the new pricing include: - Letters (1 ounce) - one cent increase to 46 cents - Letters additional ounces - unchanged at 20 cents - Postcards - one cent increase to 33 cents - Letters to international destinations (1 ounce) - $1.10 First-class mail Global Forever stamps, a new international rate stamp, are also new this year.