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Why an ACE-FX Prepaid Card is the Perfect Choice When Traveling Abroad 11/10/2016

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Since their rollout some eighteen months ago, the response to ACE-FX's Prepaid Currency MasterCard has been phenomenal. U.K. foreign travelers love the safety, ease, and convenience of using them for most of their overseas expenses. For them, an ACE-FX Prepaid Card is one less thing to worry about when preparing…

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Common Sense Primer for International Money Transfers 26/09/2016

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Simplifying a Tricky Business International money transfers are complex. There are several hands in the pot as your money travels from the U.K. to foreign countries, so you have to be careful. This is true for one off payments and ongoing transactions as well. Inform yourself beforehand and you won't add…

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What to Do if You Think Your International Money Transfer Wasn't Received 13/09/2016

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What to Do if You Think Your International Money Transfer Wasn't Received If you have reason to suspect any of your international payments didn't make it to their final destination, here's what to do. You've sent an international money transfer, but now you're wondering why the recipient reports it hasn't…

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When is the Best Time to Send an International Payment? 02/09/2016

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When you're sending a large international payment, timing can make a big difference in how much you pay. Here's how to time things right so you get more for your money on the currency exchange. If you need to send money abroad for a one-time transaction, say for purchasing property…

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If You Plan to Send Money Overseas, Please Don't Do This 25/08/2016

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If You Plan to Send Money Overseas, Please Don't Do This When it comes to international payments, there's a right way and a wrong way to send them. Do you know the difference? With the pound at a low against the dollar and the euro, it's important to get a…

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What if Your Travel Money Card Got Hacked at the Olympics? 18/08/2016

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A travel money card can take the stress out of visiting a city like Rio, where hacking has become a big problem for the Olympics. There has certainly been a lot of news about the dangers of traveling to Rio this summer. From Zika to street crime and dirty water…

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Travelling This Summer? Here's the Smart Way to Carry Money Overseas 17/08/2016

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Planning your holiday is exciting but don't forget to consider the practical side of your trip. How and whether to carry tons of cash is an important consideration. Luckily, today's travelers have plenty of options when it comes to how best to carry money overseas. Regular International Money Transfers Just…

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Tips on Sending Money Overseas to the United States 11/07/2016

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Got kids spending time in the US this Summer? You may need to send them money at some point. Here are some tips for doing that the right way. If your son or daughter will be traveling overseas to the USA this summer, you might want to consider ways to…

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What's the Best Way to Send Money to a Friend Overseas? 23/05/2016

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The best way to send money to a friend overseas will actually depend on a couple of different factors.  It would be wonderful if P2P apps would allow you to pay friends who are currently abroad, but unfortunately these only work domestically. International money transfers require more security. When money…

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How International Money Transfer Scams Work, Part 2 10/05/2016

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Need to make an international money transfer?  If you're sending money to a family member or paying rent on your overseas villa, that's great. But if you're responding to an advert that asks you to receive money in your bank account (or via an international money transfer), then pass it…

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