MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — First-class stamp prices jumped up a penny on Monday.
The U.S. Postal Service brought up the price to $0.45 — its first jump up in two and a half years.READ MORE: At Least 2 Dead In Head-On Crash Near Lake Mille Lacs
The cost to mail a postcard went up by three cents to $0.32.READ MORE: Parents Demand More Distance Learning Options As COVID Cases Rise Ahead Of School Year
This is the seventh time in the past 10 years that the price has gone up to mail a letter.MORE NEWS: Drought To Have Lasting Impact On Minnesota's Christmas Tree Farms
The USPS said they hope the higher price will help raise nearly $900 million for the struggling agency.