It’s going to cost you a little more next year if you use snail mail to pay your bills or send birthday and holiday cards.
Late Thursday evening, the House of Representatives voted to slash the budget for the nation’s food-stamp program by $39 billion over the next ten years.
The Great Recession, according to economists, technically ended a few years ago. But, based on jobless numbers and poverty, South Florida has a long way to go to ever recover from the economic downturn that devastated the nation.
Florida, with the lowest error rate in the nation when it comes to its food stamp program, will receive a hefty bonus.
Congress passed legislation Thursday requiring the U.S. Postal Service to have six-day delivery.
The cost of mailing a letter is once again going up across South Florida. That’s because the US Postal Service announced Tuesday it will be increasing postage rates.
Stamp collectors are getting into the Royal Wedding too. Britain’s Royal Mail issued special stamps for the wedding and American postal authorities are offering them as part of a commemorative packet.
Postal rates will go up in April, but the cost of sending the basic letter will remain the same.