Looking to Exchange Currency in Greensborough?

There are so many different ways of exchanging money, but which is the best? Save on your exchange when you buy travel money in Greensborough with these key tips

Currency Exchange in Greensborough

Online

This is usually the cheapest way to buy currency, but you need some time. You can choose where to pick the order up from or get it home delivered.

Home or Office Delivery

  • You can pay by Bpay or bank transfer.
  • It takes up to 7 days depending on your location.
  • Choose your cash denominations like small, medium, large or mixed.

Click and Collect

  • Don't pay by card. There is card processing fee. You can avoid it by using Bpay instead.
  • It takes 2-7 days depending on how you pay and where you pick it up from.
  • Travelex have the most pick-up locations including Australia Post and every major airport.

Money Changers

This is the best way to get currency quickly. You will find them in major shopping centres and towns.

Money Tips

  • The exchange rates are better in your CBD. So it can be worth going there if you're exchanging more than $2,000
  • Always ask for a better rate. We've found you can often get a better deal just by asking, particularly if you're buying more than $100

Greensborough has a range of different money changers:

Travel Money Oz : Shop 116, Greensborough Plaza, 25 Main St, Greensborough VIC 3088
Travelex : Order online and pick up at a local post office
American Express Currency Exchange : 25 Main St, Greensborough VIC 3088

Bank

Generally people tend to shun the banks as there’s a preconceived notion that exchange rates are outright horrible. But you shouldn’t write off the idea because there’s a chance you can get a better rate when exchanging uncommon currencies. If you are looking to get any currency other than USD, JPY, EUR or NZD, banks’ rates are better than money changers.

Big 4 banks in Greensborough:

ANZ: 45/47 Main St, Greensborough VIC 3088

CBA: 55 Main St, Greensborough VIC 3088

Westpac: 66/78 Main St, Greensborough VIC 3088

NAB: 1/49-51 Main St, Greensborough VIC 3088

To work out if a bank is the cheapest way to buy your currency, make sure you compare exchange rates.

Our Verdict: When buying less common currencies like the Swiss Franc (CHF), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.

Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations

Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Greensborough?

While you have the option to send money overseas at a bank or money changer, it usually isn’t the best way to transfer money.

There are many different choices so we recommend doing your research online before deciding what is right for you.

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Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Greensborough?

You can buy a travel money card over the counter at most banks or money changers. While buying the travel money card on the spot is seemingly convenient, your name would not be on it. Another way is to order and load your card online and arrange a time and place to pick it up.

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Compare Travel Cards

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