The USPS approved the largest rate increase in over 10 years, and it is the second increase of 2021! It also impacts the largest mailers the most due to higher percentage increases for production mail categories.
Postal Advocate has been creating comparison charts for our clients that go over the changes in rates to show how it will affect budgets. The reason we do this, is to provide a true comparison versus the overall average % increase that the postal service talks about. This is the second increase to happen in 2021 and will take effect August 29, 2021. Based on the type of mail you send, the increase could be higher or lower. Also, when you look at the new rate charts provided by the USPS®, they typically will not show the level of detail needed (Previous and new rates, side by side) to see these differences. Read more