What are the New Postal Rates?

The current rate to mail an one ounce letter is $0.44. This price went into effect on May 11, 2009. If you want to mail a postcard then the cost is $0.28 per item. For letters that are over an ounce the rates are 2 oz = $0.61, 3oz = $0.78 and 3.5oz = $0.95. Larger envelopes and packages even if they are the same weight listed above have a higher postage rate. For a complete list see:You can find more information here: