Category Archives: Travel Money

Who’s Offering the Best Buy Back Exchange Rate on Travel Money?

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Frank Sinatra once claimed that it's very nice to go travelling, but it's so much nicer to come home. That's a noble philosophy, but clearly old Blue Eyes had a team of assistants to deal with that most frustrating of administrative tasks - exchanging overseas currency back to legal tender in the UK without spending a small fortune on fees. Of course, it's tempting to approach this the same way we exchange our sterling for euros, dollars or Thai Baht before jetting off on holiday; a token search Read more

Will holidays Abroad Cost Brits More in 2017?

Will holidays Abroad Cost Brits More in 2017
After the shock vote of Brexit, the British pound plummeted and caused anyone travelling on holiday last summer to find that it cost them far more than they expected. It was further compounded by certain countries refusing to accept British currency, due to the vulnerability of the exchange rate. Is this going to continue? It is not just about the money, there are several factors that are making this year a bumper year for the Brits to holiday at home. The pound rallied once the dust had settled, Read more

The Dangers of Using an ATM Abroad

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We are constantly reminded by our major finance institutions to be careful whenusing ATM’s in the UK. Whilst security precautions are stringent here, this is notalways the case when you travel to far flung destinations. Generally speaking,Europe is equally as vigilant with as many anti-theft devices installed and CCTV (thatis a little like shutting the door after the horse has bolted – once your money is taken,it’s taken), but problems still occur. Thieves become more ingenious by the day, Read more