How do you spend abroad?MoneySaving Poll Results


With the value of the pound plummeting, how you spend abroad counts (see Cheap Travel Money).

Which of these is your most common method?


I don't go abroad1,624 votes (13 %)
I use my normal debit card to spend on/withdraw cash 1,395 votes (11 %)
I use my normal credit card to spend on/withdraw cash 591 votes (5 %)
I use a specialist overseas debit/credit card to spend on/withdraw cash2,839 votes (22 %)
I get cash at the airport/ferryport141 votes (1 %)
I get cash from my bank/the high street3,066 votes (24 %)
I compare travel money deals using (or manually)2,096 votes (16 %)
I use a prepay card838 votes (6 %)
I get travellers' cheques365 votes (3 %)

                   12,955 votes received.

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