Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • consumers_revenge
    • By consumers_revenge 16th May 18, 9:52 AM
    • 3,150Posts
    • 1,679Thanks
    consumers_revenge
    USA payment.
    • #1
    • 16th May 18, 9:52 AM
    USA payment. 16th May 18 at 9:52 AM
    Hi

    I need to pay a bill in US dollars. I have a Halifax clarity card. Is this the best option for paying as I believe they do the best exchange rate and donít charge any extra fees?

    Cheers
Page 1
    • zx81
    • By zx81 16th May 18, 10:01 AM
    • 19,394 Posts
    • 20,722 Thanks
    zx81
    • #2
    • 16th May 18, 10:01 AM
    • #2
    • 16th May 18, 10:01 AM
    I would think so, as long as the merchant accepts card payments.
    • DanielBarton
    • By DanielBarton 16th May 18, 10:29 AM
    • 9 Posts
    • 44 Thanks
    DanielBarton
    • #3
    • 16th May 18, 10:29 AM
    • #3
    • 16th May 18, 10:29 AM
    ^ Agreed, as long as the merchant you are trying to pay accepts this card this sounds like the best option.
    • pochisoldi
    • By pochisoldi 16th May 18, 3:14 PM
    • 147 Posts
    • 88 Thanks
    pochisoldi
    • #4
    • 16th May 18, 3:14 PM
    • #4
    • 16th May 18, 3:14 PM
    Hi

    I need to pay a bill in US dollars. I have a Halifax clarity card. Is this the best option for paying as I believe they do the best exchange rate and donít charge any extra fees?

    Cheers
    Originally posted by consumers_revenge
    I use a clarity card for any online non-GBP transaction.

    Also with non-UK companies which use Paypal, you can choose whether to be billed in local currency or in pounds (using Paypal's usurious conversion rate).

    PochiSoldi
    • consumers_revenge
    • By consumers_revenge 16th May 18, 8:12 PM
    • 3,150 Posts
    • 1,679 Thanks
    consumers_revenge
    • #5
    • 16th May 18, 8:12 PM
    • #5
    • 16th May 18, 8:12 PM
    Cheers all.
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

977Posts Today

7,872Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • Wow early days, only a couple of thousand of votes in, but so far the majority of both remainers and leavers on thi? https://t.co/qUMXXbeLOf

  • RT @ej_mac: @MartinSLewis oh dear, how on earth do people come to such conclusions..... I voted leave, I read all Martins points and used t?

  • Yay we have a poll bingo winner Everyone cross out your "hidden agenda/bias" squares on your cards https://t.co/LgPSfqzSB0

  • Follow Martin