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Foreign Exchange Guide to Haiti

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Country Code:
HT
Domestic Currency:
Haitian gourde
Symbol - Code:
G HTG
Telephone Prefix:
+509

In this guide we review :

  1. Haitian gourde info - general info about the Haitian gourde
  2. Buying Haitian gourde cash online - travel money for Haiti
  3. Sending money to Haiti - save on Haitian gourde bank transfers to Haiti
  4. Haitian gourde exchange rates - latest info & charts.

Haitian gourde (HTG) general currency information

The three letter currency code for the Haitian gourde is HTG and the symbol is G. It is the domestic currency in Haiti.



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Travel money for Haiti

Save money and time by Ordering your Haitian gourde online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the HTG cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Haitian gourde otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.



Sending money to Haiti

When sending money to Haiti it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 3 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Haitian gourde amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted HTG amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Haiti.

By comparing the rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Haitian gourde deposited into the recipient bank account in Haiti and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Haitian gourde - exchange rates

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