U.S. Postal Service Eyes Price Hike, Posts Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Forever stamps will cost you 2 cents more if the Postal Service increases are approved.

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The price of a Forever stamp could cost you 2 cents more next year if the U.S. Postal Service's proposed 2% price increase is approved.

That would amount to an increase on the first-class-mail stamp's current price of 66 cents, to 68 cents, said the agency, which also announced its 2023 holiday shipping schedule.

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Joey Solitro

Joey Solitro is a freelance financial journalist at Kiplinger with more than a decade of experience. A longtime equity analyst, Joey has covered a range of industries for media outlets including The Motley Fool, Seeking Alpha, Market Realist, and TipRanks. Joey holds a bachelor's degree in business administration.