Copy of MyTravelMoney.co.uk PriceCheck
|£600 worth of €uros||Exchange Rate||Amount of €||Mid Market Rate||% Margin applied by provider|
|Moneycorp - Online||1.228||738.088||1.251||1.868|
|TravelFX - Online||1.227||737.427||1.251||1.956|
|Icici Bank - Online||1.226||736.886||1.251||2.028|
|Lloyds - Highstreet||1.188||713.988||1.251||5.072|
|Barclay's - High Street||1.178||707.978||1.251||5.871|
|Moneycorp - Gatwick||1.125||676.125||1.251||10.106|
|Travelex - Heathrow||1.120||673.300||1.251||10.506|
MyTravelMoney Mystery Shop data is collected in real time on September 9th from 10:30am-11:00am
- Avoid buying your holiday money at airport bureaus and high street banks at all costs. These purchases generally have markups as high as 10%.
- Your time is precious, so use it wisely. Shopping for holiday money online can be fast and efficient.
- £60 Out of every £600 exchanged will be pocketed by airport bureaus.
- Your bank says ‘No Fees’? We say, No FEEKING way!
Co-Founder at MyTravelMoney, Stevan Litobac, comments:
“We hope that the PriceCheck data continues to empower UK travellers! Airport bureaus and high street banks continually try to manipulate people with tricky marketing and markups around 10%. Now people are starting to understand that online specialists can offer the same services, while saving travellers around 9% on each purchase. With knowledge comes power!
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