How Does Foreign Transaction Fee Work

How Does Foreign Transaction Fee Work

By our guest blogger Mehul. Foreign transaction fee - A foreign transaction fee is a fee that one pays for using one's debit card or credit card outside one's country. While…Read more →
Different Ways to Pay Your International University Fee

Different Ways to Pay Your International University Fee

Opening your dream university acceptance letter or e-mail is arguably one of the proudest moments in any student’s life. But if the university is located outside your country, it brings…Read more →
How to Get a VAT Refund When Shopping Abroad

How to Get a VAT Refund When Shopping Abroad

While travelling to foreign destinations, it is often enticing to do some shopping. You might have noticed that, like in India, you have to pay VAT for goods purchased in…Read more →
Trends for the India-International Traveller in 2018

Trends for the India-International Traveller in 2018

Since the past two years, international travelling has hit a new high in India. Indians are now willing to explore even the offbeat travel destinations apart from the popular ones.…Read more →
Hate too much Paperwork? Consider Visiting These Countries

Hate too much Paperwork? Consider Visiting These Countries

Travel paperwork got you beat? Fear not, for here's a dandy list of off-beat travel destinations where Indian passport holders do not have to worry about a lot of paperwork:…Read more →
Using a Forex Card in Thailand

Using a Forex Card in Thailand

By our guest blogger Mehul. Last year, my cousin, Karan, visited Thailand on a one week trip with three of his friends - Karim, Aarav, and Rahul. He did his research…Read more →
How to Survive on a Budget as A Student Abroad

How to Survive on a Budget as A Student Abroad

By our guest blogger Ankur. Getting in SOAS was difficult itself but who knew surviving there on a budget was even more painful. Here are some things about living abroad…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in SCANDINAVIA

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in SCANDINAVIA

Scandinavia usually refers to Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. Some sources argue for the inclusion of the Faroe Islands, Finland and Iceland. The name apparently arose from a political student movement,…Read more →
Places to Travel This Summer: For Families, Solo Travelers, and Friends

Places to Travel This Summer: For Families, Solo Travelers, and Friends

Summers can be monstrous scorchers. But it’s also when cooler climes, solitary lagoons, and mysterious getaways beckon. It’s when winged denizens ratchet up a delightful cacophony of chirps and tweets,…Read more →
Looking to Study Abroad? Here’s all the FAQ’s you would need on Forex for Students!

Looking to Study Abroad? Here’s all the FAQ’s you would need on Forex for Students!

I am interested in studying abroad, and have no clue how and when to pay for my fees. Can you outline the typical process and options available? Sure! There are…Read more →
Quirky ways travellers carry their money abroad

Quirky ways travellers carry their money abroad

Growing up in a country like ours, we have always been advised to be wary of pick-pockets and smooth talkers, who can make us part with our money in a…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in Sydney

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in Sydney

Skirt the highs and lows of Sydney this winter and make some of the best memories of your life. Here’s a little handy list of 8 things you can do…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in DUBAI

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in DUBAI

The land of sanddunes, skyscrapers…and much much more. Said to be one of the fastest growing cities in the world, Dubai has so much to offer. Beautiful landmarks and best…Read more →
Whacky Wanderlust : Ireland

Whacky Wanderlust : Ireland

By our Guest Blogger, Abhi Man: From which country? Tourist: Ireland. Man: Oh, Irish. Tourist: Yes, yes. Where is the.... Man: (interrupts) go straight, take the second left, & at…Read more →
Letter From the MD’s Desk

Letter From the MD’s Desk

Dear fellow Indians, it has been a momentous week in history! The US has elected a long-shot outsider as President, and closer to home our PM has made a long-shot…Read more →
Things to shop for in Thailand

Things to shop for in Thailand

By our Guest Blogger, Abhi My uncle is a businessman; he can be irritating at times but he's a good man overall. He has 3 huge showrooms in Jaipur-Delhi and…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in THAILAND

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in THAILAND

Ah….Thailand. Beaches, Beer and Bangkok- What’s not to love about it? Its inexpensive, easily accessible and offers something for everyone. From street food and shopping to snorkelling and sunbathing, Thailand…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in BALI

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in BALI

Lush paddy fields, dramatic sunsets, tranquil turquoise waters, white sands, hidden stone temples, gastronomic delights, and a warm welcoming hospitality. It is no wonder then, that Bali is THE honeymoon…Read more →
Buyforexonline.com Launches Easy & Affordable Wire Transfer Services

Buyforexonline.com Launches Easy & Affordable Wire Transfer Services

[Bangalore, August 29th, 2016] Buyforexonline.com launches Easy & Affordable Wire Transfer Services for studies, maintenance, emigration, medical & other purposes.  Access their Money Transfer service here. Typically, sending money abroad…Read more →
Prepaid Forex Cards: Best Forex Option for Students Studying Abroad (Updated)

Prepaid Forex Cards: Best Forex Option for Students Studying Abroad (Updated)

Studying in a foreign country is an exposure like no other. In our world today, there are a variety of opportunities to study abroad in almost every nation. The advantages…Read more →
Things An Indian Student Going Abroad Would Hear

Things An Indian Student Going Abroad Would Hear

So, gearing up to live the dream? Buying plane tickets, saying goodbyes to people and places, literally shopping like you have never done before (cuz well, who buys pressure cookers…Read more →
The Forex Rate Puzzle Demystified (Updated)

The Forex Rate Puzzle Demystified (Updated)

This post was originally published on July 21, 2014. This is an updated version. The various terms for rates that one may come across are Inter-bank rate or IBR, bank…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in RIO

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in RIO

Olympic fever’s on and sports enthusiasts must be gearing up for a treat. But it’s also a great time otherwise, to visit this fascinating city! Here is the price you…Read more →
Visa Free Travel – Infographic

Visa Free Travel – Infographic

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Don’t let your UK vacation take a Pound! Safeguard…

Don’t let your UK vacation take a Pound! Safeguard…

What with all the Brexit issue, Pound is fluctuating like no one’s business. Well, don’t be bummed about it. Anyone who is planning to travel to England should safeguard their…Read more →
Buyforexonline.com Offers Forex at Zero Margin Rates Plus a Free International SIM

Buyforexonline.com Offers Forex at Zero Margin Rates Plus a Free International SIM

[Bangalore, June 15th, 2016] Buyforexonline.com Offers Forex at Zero Margin Rates Plus A Free International SIM from Matrix worth Rs. 500/- on Forex orders. If you are travelling abroad soon…Read more →
Buyforexonline.com launches Free Matrix SIM Card Offer on Forex orders

Buyforexonline.com launches Free Matrix SIM Card Offer on Forex orders

[Bangalore, June 6th, 2016] Buyforexonline.com launches Free Matrix SIM Card Offer on Forex orders. If you are travelling abroad soon and a looking for a place to buy Foreign Exchange…Read more →
Which Currencies to Carry to the World’s Top Travel Destinations

Which Currencies to Carry to the World’s Top Travel Destinations

If you are travelling to any of these 10 destinations soon, here is all you need to know about local and accepted currencies, and their various denominations. MALAYSIA    …Read more →
Travel Documents Required for Studying Abroad

Travel Documents Required for Studying Abroad

Continuing from one of our previous posts where we had written about important documents to carry for your international trip, here we present a list of documents that you as…Read more →
Prepaid Forex Cards Vs International Debit & Credit Cards – At a Glance!

Prepaid Forex Cards Vs International Debit & Credit Cards – At a Glance!

Prepaid Forex cards, Debit cards, Credit Cards, Merchant Service fee, Fx Fee...AAARGH! Travelling abroad soon and confused about which card to use for Forex? Fret not, for here's a handy list…Read more →
Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in Vietnam

Fascin8ing Forex – Eight Things Money can buy in Vietnam

Looking Pho-ward to your trip to Vietnam? From the atmospheric town of Hoi-An, the towering verdant limestone cliffs of Halong Bay, the addictive street food Odyssey of Ho chi Minh…Read more →

Foreign Exchange Limits – Infographic

An infographic showcasing the Forex limits. For more information please read this post on Foreign Exchange limits we did last week.Read more →
Know Your Foreign Exchange Limits!

Know Your Foreign Exchange Limits!

It may be the trip of a lifetime or perhaps just frequent travel for business, going abroad is not a big deal anymore! In terms of booking tickets or finding…Read more →
Travelling Abroad? Carry Your Forex on a Multi Currency Forex Card

Travelling Abroad? Carry Your Forex on a Multi Currency Forex Card

Before you leave for your next foreign trip, pause for a minute to think dollars and pennies - or should we say pounds and pesos? Take full advantage of your currency…Read more →
Buy Forex Online In Delhi To Get Best Currency Exchange Rates in NCR

Buy Forex Online In Delhi To Get Best Currency Exchange Rates in NCR

The national capital Delhi, is an extraordinary state-like Union Territory, home to multiple global embassies and as a result, is the international living quarters of various foreign nationals. The NCR is also home to…Read more →
Travel Documentation 101 – What to carry with you on International Trips!

Travel Documentation 101 – What to carry with you on International Trips!

So you are all set to take off on your first international trip! Excited? Nervous? Raring to Go? We are assuming you have planned your Itinerary to the T and…Read more →
Exchange Currency At Airports is a Big No-No!

Exchange Currency At Airports is a Big No-No!

If travelling abroad from India, currency exchange at airports is surely not a wise option, unless you your trip was not preplanned & exchanging currency at the airport is the…Read more →
Budget Honeymoon Destinations – 2016

Budget Honeymoon Destinations – 2016

Let's face it honestly, everybody has a budget that often spirals out of control where wedding expenses are concerned. This is something that almost always impacts your honeymoon plans. What's…Read more →
Why to Buy Foreign Currency Online

Why to Buy Foreign Currency Online

Your expertise in getting attractive deals on hotel bookings, rentals, or flights to International destinations is of little value without financial planning or a lack of currency exchange knowledge. When…Read more →
Top Destinations To Celebrate New Year’s Eve

Top Destinations To Celebrate New Year’s Eve

Stay Clam & Plan Ahead! - That is our advice for getting the most out of your upcoming New Year's Eve celebration. Be prepared with airline tickets, party bookings & where…Read more →