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At Compare Holiday Money we are actively involved in the press scene and can provide statistical data, exchange rate history graphs and expert opinions on currency-related issues at short notice.

Compare Holiday Money News

  • 6th August 2018 Joanna Whitehead quotes our financial director Peter Rudin in article about how Brexit may affect holiday prices: Independent.
  • 4th August 2018 In an article about holiday finances published on, Annabelle Williams suggests using Compare Holiday Money to maximise spending money.
  • 23rd July 2018 Compare Holiday Money was mentioned in an article by Laura Shannon about finding the best travel money deals on This is MONEY.
  • 7th July 2018 Annabelle Williams talks about the Brexit effect on your holiday cash in The Times. Annabelle suggests using Compare Holiday Money to find a competitive deal on travel money.
  • 17th April 2018 George Harrison recommends Compare Holiday Money in an article about finding the best Euro rates:
  • 31st August 2017 Business reporter Ian Pollock suggests using Compare Holiday Money to compare exchange rates in an article on the BBC News website.
  • 31st August 2017 An article by John Fitzsimons at advises readers to save time when buying currency by visiting
  • 1st August 2017 The Sun Newspaper advises readers to check to get the best exchange rates before travelling abroad: "Use tools like to work out the best deals online and near you, based on commission charges and the exchange rate itself."
  • 27th July 2017 recommends their customers to shop around and use a comparison service when buying travel money: "Shop around. For best results, use a comparison tool such as Compare Holiday Money."
  • 27th September 2016 Compare Holiday Money launches in Ireland to help the company and brand to expand it's comparison services internationally. After six years of continuous growth in the Travel Money comparison market in the UK Compare Holiday Money are pleased to announce this expansion to help Irish consumers find better currency deals and exchange rates online.
  • 23rd September 2016 Compare Holiday Money featured by Mark Hodson on The Times newspaper website as a go to Travel Money comparison website to check the latest Cash Exchange Rates from multiple currency suppliers all in one place.
  • 21st July 2016 Compare Holiday Money featured by Money Magpie in an article called Things To Do Before Going On Holiday as the Foreign Currency top tip and currency comparison service to go when looking to find the best exchange rates for your holiday spending money.
  • 10th June 2016 Compare Holiday Money launches Historical Exchange Rates Graphs to help existing customers explore exchange rate history before buying or selling Travel Money. In addition, the new Historical Exchange Rates graphs can be used by Travel Bloggers or Finance Journalists for publication within any content that they produce.
  • 22nd February 2016 Compare Holiday Money mentioned in another Daily Mirror article about the Pound crashing following Boris Johnson's decision to join the EU Exit Campaign. The article explains how the Pound crashing will affect the Euro Exchange Rate and the potential cost of going abroad for consumers this summer.
  • 28th January 2016 Compare Holiday Money launches new Click and Collect Currency service to help consumers leaving buying travel money to the last minute the opportunity to still get the best foreign exchange rates for them close to their location. The new travel money comparison table is easily accessible via mobile devices and desktop computers.
  • 28th July 2015 Compare Holiday Money mentioned in the second Daily Mirror travel money article this summer. The article explains about the new social currency prepaid card from WeSwap and how it works. WeSwap prepaid currency card exchange rates can be compared on our website along with all other UK prepaid currency card suppliers.
  • 25th May 2015 Compare Holiday Money launches partnership with TrustPilot to allow it's customers to leave valuable feedback on their currency comparison service, exchange rates and suppliers.
  • 22nd May 2015 Financial and currency expert Peter Rudin-Burgess from Compare Holiday Money featured in a Daily Mirror holiday money article explaining how to get the best exchange rates for your travel money this summer.
  • 21st May 2015 Compare Holiday Money launches unique currency buy back comparison service to allow it's existing customer base and consumers the opportunity to compare all of the best buy back currency exchange rates and suppliers in the UK to sell back any unwanted travel money from their holiday.
  • 4th May 2015 Compare Holiday Money launches mobile friendly website to allow it's increasing customer base and mobile traffic to easily compare travel money exchange rates and trusted currency suppliers online using any mobile device.
  • 14th February 2015 Compare Holiday Money mentioned in an article on the Daily Mirror website about how to Buy Currency in advance to get the best exchange rates by ordering online and saving on average 12%.
  • 29th January 2015 Compare Holiday Money mentioned in an article on the Daily Mirror website about a Currency Special Offer being run by ASDA Travel Money which allowed consumers to buy currency online for various currencies including the Euro and US Dollar cheaper than the Post Office and Marks & Spencer.
  • 3rd August 2012 We published a report on the findings of our Summer 2012 Travel Survey and it was subsequently mentioned in articles by Travel Industry Digest, AOL, CheapFlights, and Travel Weekly.
  • 24th July 2012 Cambridge News reported Compare Holiday Money as the website to visit to find the best currency deals in an article about travel money.
  • 12th July 2012 Our Financial Director Peter Rudin was interviewed on BBC Radio Cornwall by news reporter Martin Bailie about the success of Compare Holiday Money over the past 12 months.
  • 12th July 2012 Our Technical Director Dan Morley was invited to write a guest blog for comparison website SoSwitch on the strong Sterling rate being good news for British travellers.
  • 11th July 2012 We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for Holiday Essentials Provider of the Year at the 2012 TTG Travel Awards!
  • 27th April 2012 Compare Holiday Money was quoted as the source of Euro information on an article by the Guardian newspaper: Should you buy your holiday euros now?.
  • 11th May 2011 We were featured on Channel 4's Waste Not Want Not programme as the best place to go before you buy currency, and we remain one of the leading exchange rates comparison sites on the Internet.

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