Take the stress out of currency transfers!

Brits buying in the US or Europe right now won’t need reminding of what the exchange rate is doing, with the pound hovering at two-year lows against the dollar and euro. Here are five tips to help today’s buyers get the most from their currency transfers… Tempted by a villa in Spain's Costa Blanca? [...]

By |2019-08-15T09:26:34+01:00August 15th, 2019|Articles|

“Smart Currency Exchange helped me bag my retirement business in Spain”

Whether you’re buying a holiday home or permanent residence abroad, don’t waste money – or time - when you come to make those unavoidable currency transfers. Here’s how one recent property-buyer achieved success… Article written by The Overseas Guides Company Not everyone who retires to Spain puts their feet up and sits in the sun [...]

By |2017-03-20T12:54:38+01:00June 7th, 2016|Articles, Case Studies|

Don’t let the exchange rate spoil your property purchase!

Expect the £/€ rate to remain volatile until well after the EU Referendum, which means extra care should be taken by property-buyers transferring money abroad. As these new homeowners in Spain discovered, your starting point should be a currency specialist…  Simon and Julie O’Brien can’t wait to spend quality time at their new northern Costa [...]

By |2016-03-07T17:35:11+01:00March 4th, 2016|Articles|

Get control of your currency costs – use a specialist

If your holiday abroad develops unexpectedly into a property buying trip, one thing you’ll need to organise is how to send money overseas safely, quickly and cheaply. Fortunately, as new homeowners in Spain the Obornes found out, Smart Currency Exchange are ready to help out… As often happens with overseas property-owners, David and Karen Oborne [...]

By |2014-12-05T11:50:05+01:00November 27th, 2014|Articles|

GET SMART – protect yourself from exchange rate fluctuations

Exchange rates are pivotal to the cost of foreign property, which means sending money abroad should be carefully planned, especially in volatile periods. Here, Charles Purdy, CEO of currency specialist Smart Currency Exchange, looks at recent currency movement. Article written by Smart Currency Exchange  Are you wondering why sterling has lost nearly three cents against [...]

By |2014-12-05T11:35:40+01:00October 16th, 2014|Articles|