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2019: A Year in Review

News January 29, 2020

2019: A Year in Review

2019, eh? What a year. The General Election. Thomas Cook. Bum bags back in fashion. Brexit renewed for another series. What a way to end the decade. It was a big year at WeSwap too. We launched our new website…

What’s Strong Customer Authentication?

Since summer 2019, you might have noticed a stronger security presence when it comes to your mobile or online banking. Maybe you received an email from your bank letting you know about measures they were adding to increase security? When…

WeSwap has had a makeover

You may have noticed some changes around here. Our website has had a pretty big lick of paint, the emails we’re sending are looking a little shinier and our card has had a complete and utter back-to-the-drawing-board redesign. It’s now…

✨ NOW SEND MONEY TO FRIENDS ✨

When your friend picks up the bill, now you can pay them back instantly via the WeSwap iOS or Android apps. ✨ This is surprise #2 of our summer of People-Powered Surprises. Whether you’re planning your holiday, sharing a meal, or all chipping…

INTRODUCING WESWAP BUY BACK!

Hands up. How many of us have got currency sitting at home in kitchen drawers, miscellaneous small bowls, cash jars or – in one WeSwap staffer’s case – stuffed inside an old CD of Shania Twain’s “You’re still the One”?…

How much spending money do I need in Amsterdam?

There isn’t another city in Europe like Amsterdam. In fact, there isn’t another city in the world like Amsterdam. Nowhere else does art and excess go hand in hand so readily. Amsterdam is alive by day, and by night. If…

Choose your own exchange rates with WeSwap Smart Swap

Whether you’re working hard to save money for a trip or planning every single detail, we know travellers are busy people. Too busy, perhaps, to monitor FX markets all day long? Well, let us introduce WeSwap Smart Swap. Smart Swap…

Expense it! New in the app: tag and export trip expenses

Calling all road warriors, business travellers and roaming professionals – this one’s for you! If you’ve ever had the pleasure of submitting business trip expenses in different currencies, you’ll know how much of a hassle it can be… excel sheets,…

Ready, set – GO! Win with the WeSwap Global Race

Become a #WeSwapPioneer and win a big bundle of goodies in the great WeSwap Global Race. Just be the first to spend in our brand new supported countries to win. Ready, steady – RACE! -- In case you’ve missed the…