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What's the best place to exchange currency?

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    I need to get pounds for euros without getting ripped off.
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    the post office?
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    western union is pretty good.I heard it had a better exchange rate than the post office.
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    You can use this site to compare exchange rates on travel money
    http://travelmoney.moneysavingexpert.com/
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    everywhere is going to charge you a comission but the post office probably won't gouge you too badly.

    my favourite way of doing it though is to wait for friends/family to go on holiday then let them buy them off me. win/win, they get more euros than they would have got from the post office and you get more £s
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    My personal favorite is Ramsdens Gold they always beat everyone by a mile!
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    I think you should visit the bank for safe
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    Best foreign exchange (no commission, almost 100% realistic exchange). Never use the Post Office or banks because they will rip you off. Badly.

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    Your bank.

    Otherwise local sellers. In Peru I went up by 10 soles as I got better bargaining. I also got a better rate than all official places.
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    Never use the post office, their rates suck/
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    (Original post by UWS)
    You can use this site to compare exchange rates on travel money
    http://travelmoney.moneysavingexpert.com/

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