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Determine the currency you need to exchange and the currency you wish to get in return, such as U.S. dollars to Euros. Use an online rate exchange calculator, and determine the day's exchange rate to ensure you get the b... More »

You can find the exchange rate for a currency by checking a financial website that covers the Forex market, such as Yahoo! Finance or Investopedia. The exchange rate is also available from large banks, especially those t... More »

Travelers can exchange U.S. currency by using credit or debit cards to withdraw local currency from overseas ATM machines, order foreign currency from their banks before they leave, or buy cash online from foreign curren... More »

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