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Fact: most people who deal with foreign currency aren’t finance experts. Why is all the information available online filled complicated jargon then? The Currency Shop Blog is an unbiased source of information written in plain English to take the guesswork out of foreign exchange. You’ve worked hard for your money. We’ll help you get the most out of it.

The Perfect Time to Buy Currency

What day of the week is best to buy currency? Is it better to buy it in the morning or the afternoon? Should I hold off getting my US dollars until next week? All good questions with only one answer.

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When To Watch The Australian Dollar: Key Dates in 2017 (Infographic)

Keep track of key economic and political events in the foreign exchange market for 2017.

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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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3 Shocking Fees You're Paying On Every Overseas Trip

3 Shocking Fees You're Paying On Every Overseas Trip

Do you use a credit or debit card overseas? This article explores the fees you might be incurring by doing this.

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