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Citibank You can also order through an online currency converter, which will have the cash delivered to your home. But exchange rates are less favorable, and the delivery charges will eat into your funds. Exchange rates are poor, and fees are high.
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Your bank's ATM network is likely the best option. Try to withdraw larger amounts if your bank charges ATM fees.
Some banks charge low or no foreign transaction fees or offer international ATM fee reimbursements. Here is a look at some good options: Back to top The best place to exchange currency in the U.
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If not, you can exchange your money at a currency exchange store or kiosk in the airport abroad or in the U. Back to top Save more with plastic Figure out whether your destination is plastic-friendly. Consider applying for one of these credit cards or debit cards before you leave so you can use it instead of cash wherever possible. Recap: Where to exchange currency in the U.
Before your trip, exchange money at your bank or credit union. Once you're abroad, use your financial institution's ATMs, if possible.
After you're home, see if your bank or credit union will buy back the foreign currency. About the author: Melissa Lambarena is a credit cards writer at NerdWallet.
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