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The famous marketplace outside of Rome - Porta Portese- is a wonderful array of flea market goods.  From antique furniture to leather jackets, it's all there brought to you by over a thousand vendors.  The atmosphere is wonderfully Italian, the merchandise is endless and fascinating, and it's become one of the top things to do while in Rome. But along with the lively atmosphere and amidst the endless rows of vendor booths offering treasures both new and old, there's also...

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Whether you're planning on taking your next holiday or you are conducting business abroad, you'll need to have a ready supply of the proper currency. Take advantage of these foreign currency exchange tips to make your life easier and make your money stretch further. When you plan ahead, you'll find that managing foreign currency can be simple.   1. Don't Rely on the Bank Many travelers will simply go to the bank when they arrive at their destination, trusting that they...

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Tourists and other people who want to exchange pounds for US dollars should never do so hastily. Recent reports have shown that last holiday’s shoppers lost on average more than £100 because they opted to choose the first foreign exchange company that they found. Those shoppers could have gotten better deals if they had shopped around for the best place to buy US dollars. When you’re exchanging money,you should minimise the cost as much as possible. With some consideration...

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If you have kids and are planning on taking a summer holiday, will no doubt have experienced that worrying double-take moment when browsing through the price band; Running your eyes along a list of pleasingly acceptable prices you suddenly encounter the “peak” period where the brochure price suddenly zooms up into the stratosphere. No need to check the term dates then, just look at when the prices go up for the holidays. One of the joys of parenting is juggling the finances so yo...

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Currency trends can affect the buying power of British travellers in Europe. The British pound currently has a favourable exchange rate against the Euro. There has been a lot of change in value in recent months and indications are that there will be further change. The good news is that, in the near term, some news and reports may favor the Pound.   Currency Forecasting Is Not Precise Forecasting trends in the Euro currency rate is not an exact science; neither traders nor investors...

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When you transfer money online, you are moving money quickly. The transaction should be completed in seconds with security being the top priority to safeguard your interest.  There are many advantages to using online resources to send money: 1. Monies can be transferred and made available through a number of outlets, including bank accounts, credit or debit cards. 2. Transfers are not restricted to banking hours or banking systems. 3. These services use highly approved anti-fraud v...

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