Lotus Foreign Exchange Review
The Currency Shop Says:
- Lotus Foreign Exchange are good for purchasing New Zealand Dollars, Thai Baht or Indonesian Rupiah.
- Have a number of locations throughout Australia.
- Use our comparison table to compare online rates for currency providers in Australia.
What we will cover:
- Fees, charges and commissions.
- Payment options.
- Exchange rates.
- Overseas transfers.
- Available currencies.
- Travel cards.
- Pros and cons.
- Deal with a lot of major currencies.
- Competitive exchange rates which beat rates from major banks.
- Multiple locations across Australia and New Zealand.
- They only accept cash as payment.
- No option to purchase a travel card.
- Difficult to get hold of by phone.
- A horrible website.
Fees, charges and commissions
No fees or commission will be charged when you purchase currency from a Lotus Foreign Exchange store.
Lotus Foreign Exchange only accept cash payments in store, so you won’t be able to pay via card at all.
They offer quite competitive exchange rates as compared to other providers, especially for currencies such as NZD, IDR and THB and sometimes common currencies such as USD.
Lotus Foreign Exchange deal with most major currencies for both currency exchange and international transfers. To find out if they can provide the currency you require, you can call them or visit their branch in the Brisbane CBD. Alternatively, you can visit their website for a comprehensive list.
Travel cards are not available from Lotus Foreign Exchange, they deal only with cash.