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Yes, your Canadian money is accepted in the punta Cana area you don't need to do currency exchange but if you are going outside the resort you can ask them at the front desk to have a currency exchange for you. Also, usually when you pay a bill tips are included but is always nice to tip your room maid and those that take you around the resort, they will be ...


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A good idea would be to take the credit card if you will have internet/phone service. If someone steals a prepaid travel card, you've just lost that money. If you lose a credit card, contact the company and have them cancel the card immediately. The only problem is, it will take them a long time to send you a new one(if they'll send to South Africa). So, ...


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You need to check with your bank what are the charges they will apply for both a credit card payment and a local cash withdrawal. Some banks don't apply any charge for foreign payments. Others have huge charges so you really need to check with them. From my own experience, a Master Card or an Amex would make it great. Those are also interesting for the ...


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You need to ask your bank; they are the ones that have the final say - and they may also be able to tell you which ATMs to use. As there is very little in difference between GBP and USD - your only challenge will be to find an ATM that isn't restricted by the ATM operator on foreign cards. If you were traveling to a country where the exchange rate is ...


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Limits are set both by your bank, which imposes per-day and per-withdrawal limits, and by the machine, which imposes a per-withdrawal limit but will allow you to make as many individual withdrawals -- for an additional fee of course -- as you like. Many independently owned ATMs have $200 limits, which is ridiculous if you ask me, but the limit on most ...


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You're generally limited by your bank's or credit card issuer's limitation on the daily withdrawal of cash from the ATM. Depending on the type of account you have and the amount of money you have in it that amount may vary. I've known some people who have had business accounts that allowed them to withdraw $1500 daily, and I've seen them getting that much ...



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