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No foreign exchange crisis in Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Guyana on Tuesday rubbished claims that there is a massive foreign exchange shortage, but he said that buyers from sister CARICOM countries having been taking out United States (US) dollars from this country. 122 more words


Buying foreign currency for a trip to Indonesia and Japan

Howdy, folks. I have a trip in December to Tokyo, Jakarta, and Bali, and this is the point in a big trip when I start to plan out some of the small details– how will my cell phone work, how will I buy stuff, etc. 153 more words


Credit Card Fees for Foreign Currency Transactions

We love online shopping but often, the prices we see may not be the amount that our items really cost. Why? Besides foreign currency exchange, the bank/ financial institution will charge you an administrative fee. 296 more words


Travel Scams: How to Avoid the Currency Exchange Scam in Bali

Nothing like celebrating my one year travel-versary with a little money changing scam.  Alright so technically today is the one year mark from when I packed my bags and hopped on the plane to… 1,340 more words


Protracted Crisis

The total amount of loans to Russians, both consumer and mortgage, is 9.23 trillion rubles. The most complicated situation is in mortgages. According to the “United Credit Bureau”, the number of late payments on mortgages in the third quarter of this year increased by 3.7%.

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Foreign currency fundamentals

Miss Money Box is heading overseas and she’s been investigating her foreign currency options. Before she loosens her purse strings and splashes out on items she probably doesn’t need, here’s the run down on the top five ways to organise pre-trip funds. 486 more words

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