Exchange rates – don’t let them get the upper hand!

Every year, thousands of overseas property-buyers proceed with their purchases, oblivious to just how much impact the exchange rate is having on the cost of their dream home, according to currency and overseas property specialist, Smart Currency Exchange.Article written by Smart Currency Exchange As exchange rates fluctuate on a minute by-minute basis, these can dramatically [...]

By | March 13th, 2014|Articles|

There’s ‘snow’ doubt my currency firm saved me money!

Paragliding or skiing for half of the year, accountant David Windell has a work-life balance most of us would envy – and all thanks to buying his dream chalet in the French Alps, which he did with the assistance of Smart Currency Exchange’s currency transfer service. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company Sussex resident [...]

By | February 5th, 2014|Articles, Case Studies|

Christmas comes early for overseas buyers thanks to stronger Sterling

Sterling’s rally in the final weeks of 2013 is great news for British people buying overseas property, thanks to their pounds buying them more foreign currency and making their purchase cheaper. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company It’s against the dollar that Sterling has risen most aggressively, with the exchange rate now hovering around [...]

By | December 5th, 2013|Articles|

Customer service is key

It is a simple matter of trust. When you are used to dealing with financial matters through a particular institution it is easy to see why you would turn to them for your international transfers as well. The only problem with this is that by opting to use the services of your bank, you could [...]

By | June 7th, 2013|Articles|

Currency flexibility in Turkey adds to its appeal

Multi-currency trading conditions in Turkey continue to make the country more attractive to foreign property-buyers than Eurozone destinations, following renewed uncertainty in the Eurozone. Article written by The Overseas Guides Company A rising economic power, Turkey embraces a culture where trading in different currencies is the norm, while its own currency, the Turkish lira, remains [...]

By | April 18th, 2013|Articles, Case Studies|