Heather Fletcher

Heather Fletcher

Heather Fletcher is senior content editor with Target Marketing.

USPS Increases Rates on Jan. 21

Forever stamps will increase from 49 to 50 cents on Jan. 21. On that day, Mailing Services product prices will also rise.

Direct Mail Is Marketing's Workhorse

Though many marketers label direct mail costly, they recognize its value — often noting its ROI. About 69% of marketers use it.

U.S. Postal Services Prices Set to Go Up on Sunday

At 12:01 a.m. on Sunday, First Class stamps will cost 49 cents. USPS says it will also increase postage prices on other products, such as Standard Mail, periodicals and package services. USPS says the postage increases are happening because of the removal of an exigent surcharge, implemented to help the postal service recoup Great Recession losses.

How Donald Trump Won

Yesterday during his press conference, President-elect Donald Trump vowed to bring jobs to the states whose voters helped him win. He talked about car manufacturing jobs that will remain in the U.S. once he takes office in a few days and the companies that won’t be offshoring work because of his intervention.

USPS Gets PRC OK for a 2017 Price Rise

USPS prices are going up in 2017. First Class mail goes from 47 to 49 cents on Jan. 22, with other products seeing varying increases.