USPS customers brace for price increase in shipping packages for the holidays
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Priority mail, priority mail express and first-class package service will cost you more ahead of the holiday season. A price increase customers will notice at all USPS offices by October 2nd.
Depending on the delivery service customers will pay anywhere from $.25 to over $6.00 extra.
Nikki Johnson with the US Postal Service Corporate Office explains how the temporary rates will keep USPS competitive while providing revenue to cover extra costs in anticipation of peak season volume.