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Postage Rate Changes Slated for January 21

November 13 Update
The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) announced on November 10, 2017, that it has approved the rate changes as submitted by the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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What's happening?
On October 6th, the United States Postal Service (USPS) filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) of postage rate changes slated to take effect Jan. 21, 2018.

In the notice, USPS is requesting an average postage rate increase of approximately 1.9% across all classes and categories of mail. Note that this increase is an average, however. If the proposal is approved as is, some classes and types of mail would experience a rate decrease, while others would see rate increases above 4%.

What are the proposed rate changes?
If the rate change plan is accepted as is, rates would be modified as follows:

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Ideas to promote your association’s mission with charitable activities

Charity may be the main purpose of your association, or it may be a side project. Either way, charitable activities are a good way to get members involved and working for a good cause. And it's also a great way to promote your association's mission.

There are many ways to do good, so we’re sharing some thoughts for associations.

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7 Social Media Mistakes Your Organization Should Avoid

Most people have a good idea of how to handle their organization’s social media, but mistakes still happen. Typos and errors are bound to happen sometimes, and they’re hard to avoid.

However, there are some mistakes that could deal a major blow to your brand.

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Curious about Walsworth Mailing Capabilities?

Walsworth’s Customer Service Representatives field print project questions every day. One of the most frequent questions they hear from customers is, “What kind of mailing capabilities does Walsworth offer?”

Mail Manager Kerry Still has many years of experience and has laid out an overview of Walsworth’s mail capabilities here.

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Got print project questions? We’ve got answers!

Walsworth is constantly striving to exceed the needs of our customers. There are some questions our Customer Service Representatives see more than others. We’ve answered them here, so you don’t have to ask when planning your next print project.

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