The United States Postal Service, starting on Sunday January 26, 2014, will raise the price of a first-class stamp from 46¢ to 49¢.
Post card stamps will also rise a penny to 34¢.
Shipping services will cost 4% more on average.
USPS cut hours at post offices around the country and dramatically trimmed its workforce.
If you have Forever Stamps - the stamp is still good for mailing 1st class. If you have 46¢ stamps - the postage requires an extra 3¢ starting Monday.