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    • nick1234
    • By nick1234 23rd Oct 19, 12:38 AM
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    Buying from USA/Caxton
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 12:38 AM
    Buying from USA/Caxton 23rd Oct 19 at 12:38 AM
    Hi

    I am buying from usa and cant use hsbc due to high charges, i have a caxton card with gbp and usd, will this be cheaper? When i buy online which ccy will be used as in the app there is no way to set ccy preference on spending?

    Are there better methods to pay?

    Thanjs
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    • Ben8282
    • By Ben8282 23rd Oct 19, 2:55 AM
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 2:55 AM
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 2:55 AM
    In your other thread its buying jewelry with a transferwise card. Now itr's a caxton card.
    • nick1234
    • By nick1234 23rd Oct 19, 10:39 AM
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 10:39 AM
    In your other thread its buying jewelry with a transferwise card. Now itr's a caxton card.
    Originally posted by Ben8282
    Thanks im considering both payment options trying figure out best!
    • tryin
    • By tryin 23rd Oct 19, 11:08 AM
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 11:08 AM
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 11:08 AM
    As far as I remember, Caxton gives an exchange rate equivalent to a 2.75% charge. Get yourself a credit card with no overseas fees.
    • sillyhilly
    • By sillyhilly 23rd Oct 19, 1:25 PM
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    • 23rd Oct 19, 1:25 PM
    Revolut. Monzo. Starling. N26.
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    • By PRAISETHESUN 23rd Oct 19, 5:00 PM
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    https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/credit-cards/travel-credit-cards/
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