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There's No Reason To Freak Out About The Stamp Price Hike

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You may have heard that the Postal Service is raising the price of mailing a letter by three cents on Sunday. Though this is the first time the Postal Service has hiked stamp prices beyond inflation since 1971, there's no reason to panic. Here's all the proof you need:

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