Stamps

Workers sort packages at the U.S. Post Office December 17, 2007 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cost Of Snail Mail Goes Up Over The Weekend

The cost of mailing a letter, rent check, or sending invites are set for a slight hike as of Sunday.

01/24/2014

(Source: AP)

Snail Mail Prices Going Up In January

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.

CBS4–09/25/2013

A Federal food stamps card that is used to purchase food.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

GOP Targets Food Stamps For Nearly $40 Billion In Cuts

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.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013

Money

Economic Numbers Show Recession Left Deep Impact In S. Fla.

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.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Florida’s Food Stamp Program Receives $8 Million Bonus

Florida, with the lowest error rate in the nation when it comes to its food stamp program, will receive a hefty bonus.

06/22/2013

Empty crates sit next to a U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail box in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. The U.S. Postal Service said its net loss last year widened to $15.9 billion, more than the $15 billion it had projected, as mail volume continued to drop, falling 5 percent. (Photo: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Congress Forces Postal Service To Continue Saturday Mail

Congress passed legislation Thursday requiring the U.S. Postal Service to have six-day delivery.

CBS4–03/22/2013

(Source: AP)

Postal Service: Stamp Prices Are Going Up

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.

CBS4–10/18/2011

royal wedding stamp

USPS Offering British Royal Wedding Stamps

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.

CBS4–04/28/2011

Abraham Lincoln was an Illinois postmaster before his historic time in office as President. (credit: AP)

Postal Rates On The Rise

Postal rates will go up in April, but the cost of sending the basic letter will remain the same.

CBS4–01/13/2011

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