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BookMyForex partners with Yes Bank, Visa to launch forex card

Customers will now be able to buy forex travel cards at the click of a button on the BookMyForex platform and get free doorstep delivery across major cities in India.

August 21, 2019 / 06:17 PM IST
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BookMyForex.com, a marketplace for foreign exchange and remittances, announced on August 21 the launch of a co-branded multi-currency forex travel card in partnership with Yes Bank and Visa.

Customers will now be able to buy forex travel cards at the click of a button on the BookMyForex platform and get free doorstep delivery across major cities in India, it said in a statement.

Further, to promote the sale of forex travel cards over forex currency notes, BookMyForex will offer ZeroMargin or exact Inter-Bank rates 24x7 on forex card sales, it said.

BookMyForex is also offering contactless cards that allow a user to simply tap their card on a POS terminal, a must-have feature in countries such as the UK where some merchants only allow contactless payments.

According to the statement, travellers can load up to 10 currencies on the card.

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With the accompanying mobile app that will be rolled out by BookMyForex soon, customers will be able to get real-time notification alerts and view the INR equivalent of all spending amounts, it said.

Customers will also be able to track their currency-wise balances, locate surcharge-free ATMs nearby and reload their travel cards while on the go, it added.
PTI
first published: Aug 21, 2019 06:05 pm

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