Current value of USPS Forever Stamp:

Rates last validated August 12, 2016


Important Notice: the Forever Stamp DROPPED in price/value to $0.47 on April 10, 2016!


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Quick Reference: First Class Standard-Sized Letter
2 ounces   $0.68 (1x Forever stamp + $0.21)
3 ounces   $0.89 (1x Forever stamp + $0.42, or, simply 2x Forever Stamps which results in a $.05 donation to the Post Office)
Quick Reference: First Class Oversized Letter
1 ounce   $0.94 (2x Forever stamps)
2 ounces   $1.15 (2x Forever stamp + $0.21)
3 ounces   $1.36 (2x Forever stamps + $0.42, or, simply 3x Forever Stamps which results in a $.05 donation to the Post Office)
4 ounces   $1.57 (3x Forever stamps + $0.16)

Visit the United States Post Office web site for more additional rules, regulations, and mailing options.

Forever Stamp Historical Values:

April 10, 2016   $ 0.47
January 26, 2014:   $ 0.49
January 27, 2013:   $ 0.46
January 22, 2012:   $ 0.45
May 11, 2009:   $ 0.44
May 12, 2008:   $ 0.42
April 12, 2007:   $ 0.41


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