Category: Travel Money & Travel Cards

How to Buy Currency: Online Versus In-Store

How to Buy Currency: Online Versus In-Store

Planning your next overseas trip? No matter whether you are preparing for overseas travel for holiday or business, packing your money is a checklist essential.

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In Search of the Best Exchange Rate in Melbourne CBD

In Search of the Best Exchange Rate in Melbourne CBD

It was much harder than expected, but I searched high and low to find the best exchange rate to buy 1000 US dollars. It took more than an hour of walking, waiting, haggling and questioning. In the end, I found out there is a lot more to buying Travel Money than just walking from around, comparing exchange rates.

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Travel Cards Fees Exposed

Travel Cards Fees Exposed

A recent study conducted by The Currency Shop shows that 17.3% of Australians travel abroad with a travel card.

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Travel Card vs Cash

Travel Card vs Cash

Learn how the pros and cons of using a travel card compared to carrying currency in cash.

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