Buy Foreign Currency Before You Travel

I am often asked about whether to purchase foreign currency prior to leaving for an international destination.

I think it’s a good idea:

– You don’t have to deal with it at the airport
– You know ahead of time what it is going to cost
– You will have the currency you need for tipping, taxi rides and small purchases

I found a company that is based in southern California and I have used their services several times.

Their rates are competitive and I am very satisfied with their service. You call them up and place your order and either pay by credit card or send a check.

The currency is sent via overnight service, so it is a very quick process.

International Currency Express
427 North Camden Drive, Suite F
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(888) 278-6628
(310) 278-6628
(310) 278-6410 FAX

For a tool to quickly see what a US dollar is worth in another currency, use the convenient currency converter on the same webpage:

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