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Top 5 Reasons to Buy Currency From Home

Before you travel, it’s a really good idea to buy currency from home before you leave. 1. Financial transactions are safer at home At home, you know the financial institutions that you deal with. There are lots of check and balances to ensure that all your money transactions are done with legitimate businesses. You can buy [...]

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Keeping Your Travel Money In Your Pocket

Losing money, whether it’s to a shady individual with sticky fingers or to the absent mindedness of end-of-the-work-week fatigue, is one of the worst feelings there are. When you are travelling and you lose your cash, that terrible feeling is compounded. While some situations are inevitable, there are lots of little tips and tricks that [...]

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Keeping Your Cash Out of Sight

People who travel have a lot to worry about when it comes to their money, whether they are worrying about the currency exchange rates or how many credit cards they can travel with safely and comfortably. While those who have a bright view of humanity in general probably don’t worry about it, theft is and [...]

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Where to find a good foreign currency exchange service

If you need a reliable foreign currency exchange service, consider XChange of America, which has been in the business of currency exchange for several years and always offers favorable and highly competitive rates. There are several foreign currency exchange services available, and many of them will charge you large service fees; particularly foreign currency exchange [...]

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What influences the currency exchange rate?

There are a number of different factors that influence the currency exchange rate, and the rate fluctuates on a daily basis. Because of the fact that the currency exchange rate changes, there may be better times to buy currency than others. At XChange of America, we are familiar with how the currency exchange rate fluctuates, [...]

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Buy Foreign Currency Online to Save Time and Money

It can be difficult to find a high quality currency exchange locally. Many local currency exchange services will charge you service fees and extra fees, and the cost to buy foreign currency from them can be substantial. If you buy foreign currency online from a service like XChange of America, you can save both time [...]

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Understand and Profit From the Currency Exchange Rate

Whenever you are looking to buy a different type of money, whether this be for travel, investment or another purpose, you must understand how the currency exchange rate works. This is simply the fluctuating prices of various types of currencies, expressed in another currency. In other words, the currency exchange rate tells you much of [...]

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What to do with your Left Over Currency Exchange

Almost no one can predict exactly how much money they are going to need on holiday and how much of that should be cash or on a card. All of us end up with either left over notes (that are easy to turn back in to sterling) or a pocket full of coins. I personally [...]

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What You Need To Get The Best Currency Exchange Rate

It is easy to think that all foreign currency exchange providers will offer the same exchange rates but this isn’t the case and in order to get the best currency exchange rate, most people now realise that you need to head to the specialist currency experts found online. To find the best currency exchange rates, [...]

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Where To Find The Best Holiday Money Exchange Rates

If you live in a tourist area it is really easy to have some really great stuff (attractions, parks and gardens etc.) on your doorstep and then never visit any of them. We live and work in St Ives in Cornwall and have some of the best beaches in the UK just 10 minutes from [...]

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