You’re going away. Somewhere nice, we hope? But it can be tough to know what to do, travel money wise. There’s a lot of options: travel cash, your normal bank card and a load of prepaid cards. Then there’s a lot of companies too, WeSwap (that’s us), Tesco, the Post Office, Revolut, Travelex.
Then there’s the jargon. Oh, the jargon! FX, Forex, Mid-market exchange rate, commission, a spread.
It’s hard work figuring out how to get the best deal. So, we’ve put together this blog for you to show you how WeSwap compares with the other options on the market.
If you really want to get to grips with the FX markets, give our Understanding How the Foreign Exchange Market works blog a read.
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Don’t adjust your screens: An incredible £100 million has now been swapped by you guys – the WeSwap community.
That means a whopping £5 million saved by real travellers looking for an alternative and fair way to get holiday currency. Wow.
It’s been a busy summer at WeSwap HQ.
As well as facilitating millions of pounds in swaps (wahoo) and adding thousands of travellers to the people’s currency exchange (wahoo times two), we have also been squirreling away behind the scenes to build some awesome new features.
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