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    Currency in Belize – Belize dollar BZD

    A practical foreign exchange and currency guide to Belize

    What currency is used in Belize?

    The official currency of Belize is the Belize dollar, with symbol BZ$ and currency code BZD.

    Things to know about the Belize dollar

     

    What the Belize dollar looks like?

     

     

     

    Belize dollar – Markets & Rates

    1 BZD = 0.4957 USD
    Sell BZD  →  Buy USD
    BZD to USD at 0.4957 is near its 90-day average 0.4961 with range 0.4913-0.4998.
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    BZD/USD wasPeriod
    0.4962
    07 Feb 2022
    2 Weeks
    0.4962
    23 Nov 2021
    90 Days
    0.4953
    21 Feb 2021
    1 Year
    0.4976
    22 Feb 2017
    5 Years
    0.5111
    24 Feb 2012
    10 Years
    0.5000
    26 Feb 2002
    20 Years
    BZD/USD historic rates

     

    Compare Belize dollar Exchange Rates & Fees

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    Travelling to Belize

    The Belize Dollar (BZD) has been pegged to the US dollar for several decades now. The official rate is 2BZD = 1USD. US dollars are widely accepted throughout the country but don’t take large bills as it could be hard to get change back in USD. If you do have BZD and are travelling to bordering countries, its worth noting that BZD is often accepted in the towns immediately across the borders at Melchor de Mencos in Guatemala and Chetumal in Mexico. Be sure to exchange any excess BZDs prior to leaving the country as it will be difficult to change otherwise.

    Sending Money to Belize

    Are there property purchase restrictions for foreigners in Belize?

    There are no restrictions on foreigners buying property in Belize.

    What are Belize property taxes?

    Property taxes are rarely more than $100 to $200 a year.

    What are Belize retirement benefits?

    Belize offers a liberal retirement programme with a variety of benefits, including tax breaks and special residency status.

    How is the infrastructure in Belize?

    The Central American country is seeing increased tourism and therefore development but infrastructure has yet to catch up. Cars are still rare on the island thanks to the barely-paved roads. Most people get around in golf carts.

     

     

     

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