What’s the Best Payment Method for Currency Exchange?

You’ve set your destination, your hotel and flights are booked and you’ve got your sun cream and swimming costume at the ready. All you need now is your holiday money. When you’re going abroad, it’s a good idea to exchange currency in advance, so you can take your money away with you to pay for …

Airport travel money charge mark-ups over 25 per cent

Today’s article in the Express highlights now poor the airport exchange rates can be with Moneycorp offering just €0.885 on Monday. That rate was widely reported this week when it was spotted at Southampton Airport. On CompareHolidayMoney we have not yet seen an online Euro exchange rate drop below the one for one mark although …

The Pound is keeping Exchange Rates Strong

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) have released figures showing that the Pound has gained almost 6% in value in the last year and they have also revised their estimates for economic growth up. Revising previous figures they have said that the economy has grown by 2.2% compared to the previous measure of 1.7%. What …