Articles tagged "pre-paid currency cards"

  • Currency exchange
    Last updated: 17/02/2014 - 11:06
    Article by Adam Aiken

    Don't get carried away by 'commission-free' offers - shop around for your holiday cash.

  • SOS written in the sand
    Last updated: 23/05/2013 - 16:17
    Article by Rebecca Rutt

    Plan properly before you set off to make sure your dream holiday doesn't turn into an expensive disaster.

  • Exchange rates
    Last updated: 20/12/2011 - 11:45
    News by Rebecca Rutt

    Banks and credit companies have agreed to scrap some fees for holidaymakers buying foreign currency, following pressure from the Office of Fair Trading.

  • Card with pound coins
    Last updated: 06/12/2011 - 12:30
    Article by Nathalie Bonney

    Pre-paid cards are a good way of keeping an eye on your outgoings over Christmas, says Nathalie Bonney.

  • Last updated: 15/09/2011 - 11:38

    Pre-paid MasterCard holders will have to pay admin fees when booking tickets online with Ryanair.

  • Currency notes
    Last updated: 14/06/2012 - 09:59
    Article by Cathy Adams

    Exchange rates are notoriously volatile, but in this day and age of round-the-clock trading there's no excuse for not getting the best rate, explains Cathy Adams.

  • Currency exchange board
    Last updated: 19/07/2011 - 17:55
    News by Ruth Emery of Money Observer

    Holidaymakers are wasting almost £22 million a year buying currency at the last minute at airports, a study shows.

  • Last updated: 06/05/2011 - 16:13
    Article by Nathalie Bonney

    Currency cards are growing in popularity, but how do they work and how can you get your hands on one? Read our six steps to getting a currency card.

  • family holiday
    Last updated: 03/08/2010 - 09:21
    News by Rebecca Rutt

    Banks are hitting holidaymakers with an ‘extortionate’ charge of almost 5% for withdrawing money abroad by using a confusing double-fee policy on debit cards. Rebecca Rutt reports.

  • currency
    Last updated: 10/08/2010 - 11:27
    News by Esther Armstrong

    We all know getting our holiday money sorted as early as possible is a good idea. But if you find yourself having to do some last-minute currency conversion, be sure to avoid these scams.