Caxton FX Currency Cards
you are a frequent or casual traveller who likes to
know that your money is safe in your wallet at all
times, or are simply not comfortable with working
out exchange rates, you may want to try the Caxton
FX currency cards. These are prepaid cards that you
apply for on the Caxton FX
website and depending on the
card that you use, upload at least £100 and
use the card freely at cash points or at any place
that you find the MasterCard sign.
has three types of cards namely, the Euro card for those
travelling within the Euro zone, the Dollar card for those
travelling to the USA and the Global Traveller card for
travelling outside of the Euro and USD zones, or to multiple
destinations including Europe and the US.
Caxton FX CEO
Rupert Lee-Browne established Caxton FX which issues the
ATM fee free Traveller cards after a successful career as
a management consultant for financial and media groups as
well as involvement in successful start-ups in media and
Once activated, your Caxton FX card is ready to use overseas
- just like a normal debit card, without the fees and charges.
Your Currency Card is accepted wherever you see the MasterCard
Acceptance Mark and is a much safer alternative to cash.
You can reload it online, via the phone or SMS, again and
again, anywhere in the world.
With the Dollar and Euro cards, what you see is what you
get. This means that a restaurant bill in Paris for €150
for example actually costs you €150 and a stint in
Manhattan for actually costs you $75. For the Global Traveller
Card however, the balance remains in Sterling at all times.
Funds are converted live to the appropriate currency at
the point of a sale, including ATM's, giving you the flexibility
to use it globally.
For all cards there are:
1. No ATM charges when overseas.
2. No fees, commission, or extra charges on your transactions
meaning all costs and charges are included in the exchange
3. Simply load the card using your UK debit card either
online, over the phone, or via text.
4. It's a MasterCard card meaning it can be used anywhere
you see the MasterCard Acceptance Mark, whether in a store,
online or at an ATM.
5. The exchange rate applied is fixed at 2.5% from the prevailing
6. Chip and PIN Secure