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Foreign Exchange

Travellers Cheques – Yes They Still Exist, But Do They Have Any Advantages?

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I know what you’re thinking and the answer is yes- you can still get travellers cheques! In the age of electronic finance and money management it does seem a little strange that travellers cheques are still commonly used but clearly plenty of people still prefer them so let’s have a look.

How do travellers cheques work?

Like travel cash you buy travellers cheques from foreign exchange brokers like American Express …

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The Smart Guide to Foreign Exchange

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Whenever you change money between currencies you lose money. Not very smart.

Our advice on foreign exchange is about damage limitation and helping you get the most from your travel cash. Believe it or not it’s actually possible to make money transferring cash between currencies- there’s a whole subset of investor who make a mint trading on the forex market. The problem with foreign exchange comes when you …

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