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This is a list of our FX guides for Australian users.


Travelex vs TravelMoneyOz – Exchange Rates

To help you choose between Travelex and Travel Money Oz the following live exchange rates table shows who has the best exchange rate when ordering foreign currency online.

Updated: 5 Mar, 2019

Getting the best exchange rates sending money from Australia

The holy grail when you send money abroad is finding an organisation that you can trust and one that offers the best exchange rates along with transparent, smart and straightforward customer service.

Updated: 28 Feb, 2019

Prepaid Travel Cards – Comparing Features and Fees

We look at the Pros & Cons of using a Travel Card on your travels When planning an overseas trip figuring out how to access your money while away is complicated and often left to the last minute. You then end up paying high fees for changing foreign cash or with unexpected fees on your […]

Updated: 28 Feb, 2019

Order Online for Cheap Currency Exchange Deals in Australia

We show you how to Pre-order foreign cash online for better currency exchange rates and save money for your next trip.

Updated: 28 Feb, 2019

Comparing Australian Bank & FinTech Exchange Rates

We take a look at why not using your bank for foreign exchange is generally a good idea to save money. As an example, we show 6 tables to compare the 4 big Aussie banks to two currency exchange specialists, OFX and Travelex.

Updated: 25 Feb, 2019

Australia Post Exchange Rates Compared

In this article we take a look at Australia Post exchange rates and foreign currency services. Getting your travel money from the local Auspost branch is convenient but with a little planning (and ordering online) you can also save money for your next trip abroad.

Updated: 21 Feb, 2019

BestExchangeRates.com Australian Scholarship 2018 Winner Announced

Xiong Xiao, a PhD candidate currently studying and teaching at the University of Western Australia is awarded BestExchangeRate.com’s first scholarship for foreign students in Australia.

Updated: 10 Dec, 2018

Scholarships to Study in Australia

The Australian government offers a broad range of scholarships and fellowships for international students to study in Australia.

Updated: 26 Nov, 2018

OFX & BestExchangeRates – Zero fee offer

OFX has partnered with BestExchangeRates to offer you fee free money transfers. If you register with OFX using the below BestExchangeRates FX partner deal promo code link you won’t pay the usual fees* for transfers. OFX – zero fee offer OFX is the new unified brand name for OzForex, USForex, UKForex, NZForex, and CanadianForex It […]

Updated: 23 Nov, 2018

Strong AUD lures OS Aussie IT staff home

A STRONG Australian dollar and uncertainty in European markets has helped lure senior IT executives home or saw them re-locate here in the past 18 months, hiring experts say. Granite Consulting director David Webley said Australian technology executives were now more likely to consider a move home. “The Australian dollar being so strong is pretty […]

Updated: 26 Jun, 2018

Money Exchange TV explains how to avoid paying higher bank currency transfer fees

Andrew Barnett shares with you a new currency transfer service (and partner of BER), TransferWise that is a global game changer. Visit Transferwise

Updated: 26 Jun, 2018

Money Saving Checklist for Studying Overseas

So you’ve enjoyed the excitement and celebrations for being accepted into an institution overseas to study, now,down to the logistics. What do you need to have in place to ensure that the transition to student life overseas goes as smooth as possible whilst also making sure that you’re being money smart? Here are BER’s top […]

Updated: 26 Jun, 2018

Protect your International Currency Risk

Protect your International Currency Transfer from Events like Brexit, Grexit and ‘Black Mondays’ with Risk Management Strategies Just as financial markets began to recover from months of ‘Grexit’ fears and investors started focusing on rate hike speculation again, there was another asset-shaking shift in the form of ‘Black Monday’. The state of China’s economy and […]

Updated: 21 May, 2018

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