Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: Fairfx cards

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Thinking of trying this. Does anyone know if the rate they advertise is the rate you will get regardless of the amount you transfer onto the card at any one time or if there is a lower rate for smaller amounts?

  2. #2
    I dont know the answer but I know loads of people have said the card is really good value and easy to use

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    It doesn't matter how much you load onto it, you get the exchange rate stated. We used ours last year and found it fabulous.

    March 1995-Indian Wells, Sept 1996 - Westridge, June 1997 Creekside,
    Nov 1998 - Westridge,
    Sept 2000 - Westridge, April 2001 - Westridge,
    Sept 2005-Westridge, Oct 2008-Tuscan Hills, Aug 2009-Legacy Park.

  4. #4
    A lot of people use them and they are a good alternative to carrying travellers cheques and using your card as you don't get stung for using it

    Premier Travel
    Florida & Worldwide Specialists
    ABTA Bonded L5039
    01634 352143

  5. #5
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    We have one this year and you get the rate at what it is on the day you exchange. I like it for the bank transfer as you can then keep an eye on the rate and buy when its good. I am taking a mixture of fairfx card, dollars and travellers cheques.

  6. #6
    Love the loadable visa cards for my Disney vacations. We can really budget this way.

  7. #7
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Dorset UK
    we have got one for our trip this time as neither of us have a credit card its a handy alternative hope it goes well and is accepted a widely as they claim

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts