The impact of Brexit so far to the pound

Money November 17, 2016
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2017 Holiday Inspiration – Cheap, Cool & Unusual

Getting in ahead of the crowd not only feels great, it can lead to major financial gains too. Just ask anyone who bought Facebook shares a decade ago. So we set ourselves the not unambitious target of seeing into the…
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WeSwap Travel Money Credit is here!

There’s no denying it; credit cards can be an important part of the way we spend abroad. In fact, more than 35% of us used our everyday credit cards to spend on holiday at some point last year. The problem…
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Top tips on how to bag a budget ski trip

When you think of skiing holidays, cheap and cheerful isn’t usually a phrase that springs to mind. But thankfully bagging a budget ski trip is possible, you just need to know where to look... We know there's a lot to…
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5 interesting new holiday trends for 2017

There’s one thing we can all agree on… 2016 was a year full of unpredictable twists and turns. We can’t profess to know exactly what 2017 holds, but we can take a look at emerging patterns and trends to make…
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Crowdfunding – a message from our founder

Nearly 3000 investors in 3.5 weeks – to have so many travellers as part-owners means the world to us. Together we raised over £2.4 million in total (twice our target) and are proud to welcome the world’s No.1 tennis player…
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Good news for travellers – the pound is looking stronger.

Good news travellers - the pound had a fantastic November. GBP improved against every single one of the other 17 WeSwap currencies last month - just in time for any Christmas getaways - ho, ho ho! Shock election results, government…
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New York City in Winter – Free things to do

The Big Apple is not an apple. But it is big. So big that knowing what to do as a first-time traveller, or even where to start, can be quite overwhelming. I would really recommend starting with the free things. On…
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WeSwap Product Update

Hello everyone! Olivia from the WeSwap Product Team here with the latest product-related goings on behind the scenes here at WeSwap HQ. It’s our job in product to be the voice of our community. We’re obsessed with improving your experience…
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The 5 Best Christmas Markets in Europe

Berlin, Strasbourg, Budapest, Vilnius, Krakow - all claim to host the best Christmas market. M&S, Pret, Boots, Sainsbury's, Co-op - all claim to make the best Christmas sandwich. Forget Father Christmas - these are the real questions of modern Yule…
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