Getting foreign money when traveling | How to exchange foreign currency

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hey everybody welcome back to firsthand

globe-trotting if you're traveling to a

new country chances are they're gonna

use a different currency than you do

that's not always the case in Europe

where so many countries all use the Euro

but for most of us a visit to a new

country means getting a new Kurds so how

exactly do you get a foreign currency

well the simple but not very useful

answer is that you exchange it you take

some of your money and whatever currency

it is and you exchange it for an

equivalent amount of the foreign

currency the tricky thing is that almost

no two currencies are worth exactly the

same amount and to complicate things

even more their values change on a daily

or hourly basis for example today one

euro is worth about one point one four

US Dollars yesterday it was worth a