The United States Postal Service has announced that postage and shipping increases will take effect on January 24, 2021.  The good news is that the cost of a First-Class Forever Stamp for a letter of 1-ounce or less will stay at 55 cents  and the 1-ounce flat rate will also stay at its current price of $1. …

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The United States Postal Service has announced that postage and shipping increases will take effect on January 24, 2021.  The good news is that the cost of a First-Class Forever Stamp for a letter of 1-ounce or less will stay at 55 cents  and the 1-ounce flat rate will also stay at its current price of $1. …

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2019 USPS Postal Prices Featured Image

In October of 2018 the United States Post Office filed notice of increased postal pricing. As a result, new 2019 USPS mailing classes will increase on January 27th, 2019. On average all mailing categories are going up approximately 2.5%. However, by qualifying for a presort mailing program (200 standard or 500 for first-class mailings) or a…

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Fineline Printing Group 2018 USPS Increase Infographic

The official motto of the United States Postal Services is not “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds”, contrary to popular belief. The official mission is much less poetic and all about providing postal service to everyone in the U.S. That…

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Between Aetna’s recent news story on disclosing confidential healthcare information, Affordable Care Act changes, and Medicaid updates – businesses (and patients) are learning how critical compliant mailing has become. It begs the questions: what are USPS secure mailing compliance regulations and how are businesses being held accountable to protect the rights of recipients? To start,…

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