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The Cost of Travel Money

Money October 10, 2016
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The Cost of Travel Money

How much do you really pay for your travel money? This graph shows how much travel money costs from three main sources. Your credit/debit card will normally cost around 3.5%, a high-street bureau such as the Post Office will charge around 5% and an airport exchange – the most expensive…
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Free Swap Olympics

Unless you’re Michael Phelps or Chris Hoy - they now have 27 between them - winning an Olympic gold is quite a rare thing. More often than not, it’s a once in a lifetime thing. We might have the next…
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WeSwapper Stories – A Weekend in Barcelona

WeSwapper Ilana lets us know her thoughts on one of the world's most vibrant and popular cities... Capital of Catalonia and hub of Spanish culture, Barcelona welcomes millions of travellers every year - I was one of those travellers for…
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How Will Brexit Affect our Holidays?

The post-referendum dust has started to settle, but there are still necessary questions around its implications for us travellers. Namely, how will Brexit affect our holidays? Although not everything has become 100% clear yet, here’s what we know today –…
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WELCOME TO THE NEW WESWAP

Yep. WeSwappers, we've got a brand new look! The last few months have been very busy here at WeSwap Towers. We’ve been talking to as many of you as possible to understand how we can make using WeSwap slicker, easier and more useful…
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Skyscanner and WeSwap Take to the Skies

We now have a partnership in place with Skyscanner and it's fair (and fitting) to say we’re absolutely flying about it! Skyscanner’s incomparable flight-comparison platform has become an essential part of modern travel. Speaking from personal experience, holiday ideas have been quashed,…
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WeSwap now supports Turkish Lira and Israeli New Shekel.

Big news today folks: we’re very proud to welcome Turkish Lira (TRY) and Israeli New Shekel (ILS) to the WeSwap party!  Explore the vibrant streets of Tel Aviv or admire the minarets of Istanbul - your WeSwap card and app…
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Swap Your Sickie – Some of the Best Bits

A week ago - on #NationalSickieDay - we asked you guys to share the most imaginative sickie excuses that you could think of. Not because we wanted anyone to take a sick day, no, no. It was so we could Swap Your…
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Oh, HAPPy Days.

HAPPy days - We’ve rebuilt the WeSwap app. It is with great pleasure that we announce the release of the new iOS and Android version of our WeSwap App. Wahooo!   We have taken all of your feedback into account have been…
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