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@.

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • fifeken
    • By fifeken 1st Jul 18, 11:25 AM
    • 2,294Posts
    • 1,187Thanks
    fifeken
    0 WOW
    Euros to GBP
    • #1
    • 1st Jul 18, 11:25 AM
    0 WOW
    Euros to GBP 1st Jul 18 at 11:25 AM
    I'm looking for a long term solution for money currently in euros being required in the UK in GBP. The most recent post I see on here is over a year old and recommended the revolut card. Is that still a good option? Any other alternatives with money saving being the main driver?


    Revolut appears to have a low monthly ATM withdrawal limit so another similar one might help. How does Monzo stack up?
Page 1
    • benjus
    • By benjus 1st Jul 18, 5:05 PM
    • 5,260 Posts
    • 3,242 Thanks
    benjus
    • #2
    • 1st Jul 18, 5:05 PM
    • #2
    • 1st Jul 18, 5:05 PM
    Have a look at the Transferwise borderless account which now comes with a debit card.
    Let's settle this like gentlemen: armed with heavy sticks
    On a rotating plate, with spikes like Flash Gordon
    And you're Peter Duncan; I gave you fair warning
    • eDicky
    • By eDicky 3rd Jul 18, 10:47 PM
    • 4,233 Posts
    • 2,394 Thanks
    eDicky
    • #3
    • 3rd Jul 18, 10:47 PM
    • #3
    • 3rd Jul 18, 10:47 PM
    Do you need to withdraw the GBP in cash? If not, Revolut is still cost-free for conversion up to 5k/month, 0.5% fee thereafter, interbank rate (weekdays). Otherwise there's Fineco Bank UK multicurrency account or TransferWise Borderless Account. Monzo is not useful in that way.
    • fifeken
    • By fifeken 7th Jul 18, 8:51 PM
    • 2,294 Posts
    • 1,187 Thanks
    fifeken
    • #4
    • 7th Jul 18, 8:51 PM
    • #4
    • 7th Jul 18, 8:51 PM
    Do you need to withdraw the GBP in cash? If not, Revolut is still cost-free for conversion up to 5k/month, 0.5% fee thereafter, interbank rate (weekdays). Otherwise there's Fineco Bank UK multicurrency account or TransferWise Borderless Account. Monzo is not useful in that way.
    Originally posted by eDicky
    Yes cash. I'm reading about the Transferwise card just now and it looks promising.
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

15Posts Today

4,102Users online

Martin's Twitter