The currency in the United States is the United States Dollar - currency code is USD - currency symbol - Telephone prefix is +1.
When sending money to the United States it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those of our partner money transfer providers below. To get a better deal you 1. Open an account with a provider (id docs may be required), 2. Transfer the required AUD amount to their local bank account, 3. Once your AUD funds are received by the provider the USD transfer can be performed. You can save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more United States Dollar deposited into the recipient account in the United States.
AUD/USD Update - Sun 9:00 AEST: Australian Dollar has finished the week up against the United States Dollar with the AUD/USD at 0.7488, a rise of 0.23% but remains down for the last 7 days with a drop of -0.71%.
3 Month Trend: AUD/USD is trading lower in the last 3-month range [Hi:0.7727, Lo:0.7443] and for the quarter is down -1.12%.
The exchange rates below are for Sending Money Transfers to the United States, click here to view USD Travel Money exchange rates instead.
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