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    • nicola00
    • By nicola00 16th Jun 17, 12:07 AM
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    Dubai Travel Money 16th Jun 17 at 12:07 AM
    I travel to Dubai in 10 days and had planned on taking a pre loaded card and a small amount of cash

    Stupidly I've left it late as I was thinking I would just get a Post Office Money card, As I did this last year with dollars and it did the job perfectly and was accepted everywhere

    Now I have just realised the Post Office do not have Dirham as a 'preloadable' currency

    What is the best card to use/have for use in Dubai

    many thanks
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    • eDicky
    • By eDicky 16th Jun 17, 1:13 AM
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    • 16th Jun 17, 1:13 AM
    You're lucky to avoid the PO card and its dreadful rates this time. You don't need to 'preload' anything, keep your money in pounds on a card until used. Monzo is ideal, use the MSE link to jump the queue:

    http://www.moneysavingexpert.com/credit-cards/prepaid-travel-cards
    • Gloomendoom
    • By Gloomendoom 16th Jun 17, 8:47 AM
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    If you are in a hurry the Monzo is a good choice. I had mine up and running just three days after applying via the MSE link.
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    • nicola00
    • By nicola00 16th Jun 17, 10:35 PM
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    • 16th Jun 17, 10:35 PM
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    • 16th Jun 17, 10:35 PM
    Thanks, from what I've read the Monzo seems a good choice
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