Why savvy travellers use pre-paid cards
Compare & Save, 26 June 2015
MasterCard announced earlier this month that the use of pre-paid travel cards – also known as currency cards or FX cards – will rise with 25 % by 2017. These cards are Visa or MasterCard branded and can be used at any of the 34 million ATM’s or points of sale around the world.
Despite the convenience, many people still find their use confusing. compareandsave.com spoke to an expert in the field, Emily Baum, business development director at PrePay Solutions, to understand not only why it is wise to utilise these cards but also how to make best use of them.