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I’ve just come back from the USA and used a travelex card everywhere I went. Shops won’t accept them as visas, but getting cash out of ATM’s was easy and I never had a problem. Like Amy said you get a second backup card anyway.
I used travelex cards both times I went to America and never had a problem.As others have said you get a 2nd card so just keep that somewhere seperate to the original one and problem solved!
I used a debit card from my bank, the fees where a lot less at they didn’t charge me for loading money onto it. The other advantage was that I was able to use it as both a debit and visa/mastercard.
I also had a spare
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