Blog posts • Apr 02, 2015 14:00 BST
Monday's 1p hike in the price of a first class stamp is a reminder that even at a time of zero inflation the cost of some items continues to rise. Raising the cost of sending a letter is never popular. At a time of falling prices at the pumps and on the High Street, it is even less likely to be welcomed. Instead of railing against Royal Mail, why not turn the price increase to your advantage.
Blog posts • Mar 30, 2015 12:41 BST
Last year, Royal Mail introduced new franking machine technology that replaces the familiar 'town and crown' die with a two-dimensional barcode containing information unique to each mail piece.