Are postal stamps legal tender?

Answer In the United States, postage stamps are not considered legal tender. They can be exchanged for goods or services if a person agrees to it. Stamps were used as currency during the Civil War.Source:... Read More »

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Information on U.S. Postal Stamps?

U.S. postal stamps are a popular addition to any stamp collection. While value depends on the individual stamp, there are literally thousands of designs to add to your collection.

How much are US postal stamps right now?

41 cents for a 1 oz first class letter. 17 cents adittional for each added ounce.

Who has been on U.S. postal stamps the most?

According to the American Philatelic Society, the national club for stamp collectors, the Americans who have appeared most on U.S. stamps since the first ones were issued in 1847 are George Washin... Read More »

How much are postal stamps to Europe?

Mailing a regular sized letter to Europe costs 98 cents, as of 2009, although the time varies on delivery. For priority mail, or a six- to 10-day delivery time, it costs $12.95 to mail a letter to ... Read More »