How is the design of postage stamps selected?

Answer Postage stamps are one way our society honors important people and events, in addition to celebrating culture and the arts. Subject ideas are selected by the Citizens Stamp Advisory Committee, and ... Read More »

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Are forever stamps valid postage stamps?

Forever stamps are valid postage for domestic letters of up to one ounce. When used to send international letters, the postage value is the same as the current value of a standard First Class stamp... Read More »

PC Printing of Postage Stamps Vs. Machine Postage Stamp Printing?

People can't always get to the post office. Whether it is for business or personal use, many choose to print their postage from their homes or offices. The United States Postal Service (USPS) offer... Read More »

How to Use Old Postage Stamps?

If you found some old postage stamps in a drawer while spring cleaning, do not throw them away. Postal stamps do not expire, so you can still use them to send mail. The value is printed on the st... Read More »

How to Sell Old Postage Stamps?

Collecting postage stamps, also known as philatelism, is a satisfying and popular hobby. Many stamps people collect are not particularly valuable, but some rare and old postage stamps can be worth ... Read More »