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USD forex card

Johannesburg, South...
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USD forex card


I have a USD loaded forex card. When i am using it in any POS (point of sale) shops in SA i ve been charged a cross currency loss of 3% of transaction. I would like to know whether any place in Johannesburg will accept this card and give me US dollar hard cash. If i convert USD to RAND in a forex agent i think i will not loose this much money in conv.

Or if you guys know any better method plz advise.

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1. Re: USD forex card

Suggest you contact the issuer of the card and get the correct information.

Forex agents are bound to charge commission but the issuing bank should not.

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