Applicants who have made a dues payment for membership in the United States Stamp Society, Inc. will have access to membership website privileges. Applicant names will be published in The United States Specialist. After a 30 day period, and approval for membership by the Board of Governors, a subscription to The United States Specialist will commence. Applicants understand and accept that the full amount of any dues remittance will be returned if their application is not accepted.
* Dues Remittance Schedule
Amounts include dues and postage prepaid for monthly journal for USA addresses only; North America add $12.00, other countries $35.00 in US funds. Make checks payable to United States Stamp Society or USSS. Online payments by PayPal.
Annual Yearly U.S. Regular Membership Rates are $25.00; new membership dues are prorated.
Oct-Nov-Dec $30.00* (*Includes 12 months of following year)
Additional Donation Membership Levels are tax deductible, not prorated like regular dues.
Sustaining Membership: $20
Contributing Membership: $50
Patron Membership: $80
Any current member of the Society who has been a member for at least the five previous years, and who is experiencing financial difficulty, may request that he or she be allowed to pay a reduced annual dues amount of $12.50 for the current year.
Such a request must be submitted in writing to the Executive Secretary, who will have the authority to grant the request on a case by case basis.
Should a member apply for and be granted such a dues reduction, it will be effective for one calendar year only. The member may only apply for “hardship” dues twice, within a five year period.