How much extra postage is necessary for a square envelope?

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There is actually no set amount of extra postage for a square envelope. The amount of postage you need depends on the weight of your envelope and whatever you are mailing. You will need to go to a post office to find out how much postage is needed.
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It will depend on size and weight. Normally it means a second stamp is needed to cover the weight. That would be 17 cents for a second ounce. There are also premiums for over sized
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