Among the biggest challenges for travelers and expatriates is managing their finances while traveling or living abroad and maximizing the value of their currency. Travelers and expats must deal with the ever-changing exchange rates and different fees and commissions charged by exchange houses and banks.
You never know when the U.S. dollar or your home currency will return to previous lows against the world’s major currencies. Such economic realities make it even more critical to wisely manage your funds while traveling and your finances back home when living abroad.
The featured articles and listed resources provide various financial tools to help you get the most out of your travel and living budget. We have included resources for sending money abroad and websites that provide updated exchange rates for currencies worldwide. In addition, you will find links to ATM locators worldwide for the most popular credit cards. —Volker Poelzl
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