Here something you don’t hear every day. The USPS is reducing the postage rates on Sunday, April 10, 2016.
The price reduction means these First-Class Mail prices will be adjusted to the following:
Current Mandated Reduction
Letters (1 oz.) $0.49 cents $0.47 cents
Letters additional ounces $0.22 cents $0.21 cents
Letters to all international destinations $1.20 $1.15
Postcards $0.35 cents $0.34 cents
Commercial prices will also decrease. A complete listing of the final prices, effective April 10, are available on Postal Explorer at pe.usps.com.