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Old 07-07-2010, 05:29
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Default Exchange rate ???


Anyone know (sparky) what the going rate is in the Port.

Best I can find in the UK is around 1.17 euro to the pound.

should I change at home or over in PP.


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Old 07-07-2010, 07:59
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If I were going anytime soon, I would buy now as the rate is on the slide, down 4 cents since the high of last week. My guess is if you wait until you arrive, it could be lower.
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Old 08-07-2010, 20:39
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That didn't really answer my question.

Does anyone currently in PP know what the local exchange rate is ?

Thanks, S.
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Old 08-07-2010, 20:48
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I haven't looked today but yesterday it was 1.17.
Living the dream in PP with my glass half full. .
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Old 08-07-2010, 21:57
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Thank you.
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Old 08-07-2010, 22:42
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Hi siren - you cannot bank on the exchange rate at any one time - even from minute to minute. Banks set their rates for the day but the rates are so volatile at the moment you do not know where you are. I am afraid it is a case of 'suck it and see'!
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Old 06-08-2010, 09:00
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Exchange rate back up to 1.16 at M&S, Visa card exchange rate still at 1.20, not too bad I suppose!
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