Top 5 exchange rate need-to-knows
Top pick travel credit cards
Get consistently good exchange rates every time you spend abroad
Most credit and debit cards add a 3% exchange fee to the rates the banks get from Mastercard or Visa, meaning £100 of, say, euros costs you £103. All the cards here don't charge that fee, so you get great rates in every country, every time. Make sure, though, that you set up a direct debit to repay IN FULL so your gain isn't wiped out by paying interest. Read more in. Travel Credit Cards.
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