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Tuesday, May 13, 2008

USPS Proposed Rate Changes

Selected Prices and Services Current New
Effective May 12
First Class Mail Letter (1oz) 41¢ 42¢
First Class Mail Letter (2oz) 58¢ 59¢
Postcard 26¢ 27¢
Large Envelope (2oz) 97¢ $1.00
Money Orders (up to $500) $1.05 $1.05
Certified Mail $2.65 $2.70
First Class Mail International
(1 oz to Canada and Mexico)
69¢ 72¢
First Class Mail International
(1 oz to other countries)
90¢ 94¢

Well imagine you have all seen the new postal just to help you all feel better I thought I would let you know what it costs from this end ;-) --1.05 oz is $1.85 to the States.
And to help you feel just a little better again---one gallon of gas now here in northern Hokkaido--almost $8.00 a gallon! Have a great day and keep praising God for His wonderful daily provisions!

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