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Need to buy US Dollars?

Whether you’re heading to the United States* for business or pleasure, we’ve got you covered for the most convenient currency exchange at the very best rates.

The Best Rates you Say?

We know it’s easy to say but we can actually back it up. We use a unique business model which keeps our running costs low and allows us to offer the best rates in the market. Use the currency exchange rate calculator above to check our rates and feel free to compare to our competitors.

Get your US Dollars in 2 Easy Steps:

Select The Quantity And Denominations You Would Like And Pay Online.

Your US Dollars Will Arrive At Your Home Address Within 5 Business Days.

That’s right, you no longer need to battle the CBD traffic and parking difficulties to go and buy your USD only to find that the rate has gone up! Utilise our innovative system to shop for currencies in the comfort of your own home and have them delivered in time for your trip.

More about how Foreign Xchange works

Foreign Xchange employs the latest technological and operational standards to ensure your privacy and payment details are in safe hands. We only work with premium couriers companies and our deliveries are fully insured for your peace of mind.
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How much money do I need?

The amount of US dollars you need for your trip will depend on your itinerary and length of stay but here are some numbers to guide you.

You can start your budgeting with this rough figure of USD$220/person/day.

Cities

  • Miami
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Washington

Average Hotel Rates

  • $190
  • $267
  • $201
  • $218

Taxi Ride From The Airport To The City

  • $22 (12 mins/6.7 km)
  • $43 (19 mins/21.8 km)
  • $61 (38 mins/30 km)
  • $50 (24 mins/25.8 km)

Museums

  • $29
  • $27
  • $23
  • $50

The United States of America is a relatively expensive country to visit compared to many other locations. However, that doesn’t mean your trip has to cost the earth.

Here’s A List Of Great Things To Do And See For Free

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum – Washington

Stroll along the Hollywood Walk of Fame – Los Angeles

Cable Car Museum – San Francisco

Catch the Bellagio Fountain Show – Las Vegas

Check out the CityArts Factory – Orlando

Watch the March of the Peabody Ducks – Memphis

Check out the Pike Place Market – Seattle

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Will I be charged any commission fees for exchanging currencies?2019-09-08T09:48:53+00:00

No. Foreign Xchange does not charge any commission fees for exchanging currencies. We only charge a flat $15 fee for delivery nationally to cover our secure courier and insurance fee to cover loss or damage.

2. What kind of details or ID do I need to provide to buy foreign currency?2019-09-08T09:54:36+00:00

We are required by AUSTRAC regulations to verify the ID of our customers. This will be done in-store at pick up or at the end of the online ordering process if you elect to have your currency delivered.

An Australian Drivers Licence or Passport is an ideal example of a complete valid ID.

A valid complete ID must possess the following:
1. Full Name
2. Photograph
3. Date of Birth
4. Address*
5. Signature
6. Issue and Expiry Date
7. ID Number
8. Government Issued

If you are unsure if your ID is valid or not, give us a call or drop us an email and we can help you out.

*If you’re using our delivery service, your delivery address must match the address on your ID.

3. Is there a limit to how much foreign currency I can buy or sell?2019-09-08T09:57:05+00:00

Yes, there is a limit of AUD $9999 that a customer can purchase online via our website.

There is also a limit of $5000 AUD worth of order per delivery to cover Insurance and safety of the logistics team. You will need to place 2 order if you are looking for more than AUD $5,000.

Unfortunately, we will have to charge you twice for delivery as the consignment will be sent into 2 consignments for safety and compliance reasons.

4. Can I request specific denominations during my purchase for foreign currency?2019-09-08T09:58:00+00:00

Yes, there is a field for this in the online ordering process checkout page. We try our best to match the denomination request as much as possible, but cannot guarantee 100% accurate denominations.

5. Are exchange rates likely to change during the ordering process?2019-09-08T10:00:52+00:00

No. Here at Foreign Xchange we update the exchange rates before and after business hours. Once you complete your order, your currency exchange rates are locked in at the rate you see at purchase.

6. When & how do I make payment?2019-08-27T05:43:24+00:00

Once you reach the Review & Confirm stage of the online ordering process, you will see our BPAY and Bank Account details which you can use to make payment.

For BPAY this means the Reference Number and Biller Code.
For Account Transfer (EFT) this means the Account Name, BSB & Account Number.
For POLI you will get the link to make the payment securely.

7. Do you accept any other mode of payment other than BPAY, POLI and Account Transfer (EFT)?2019-08-27T05:42:24+00:00

No. At this stage we are only accepting BPAY, POLI and EFT as they are the safest and most reliable form of receiving/sending funds.

In-store we accept cash only.

8. How long does it take to send BPAY or EFT or POLI to your bank account?2019-08-27T05:41:02+00:00

BPAY/EFT/POLI payments take upto 2 business days to clear and hit our bank account. This is included in the Estimated 5 business days delivery timeframe. This is an Estimated time only and not guaranteed because of various reasons out of our control including but not limited to logistics and operational delays.

9. Where & when can I pick up?2019-08-27T05:40:17+00:00

You can pick up from all the stores mentioned in the PICK UP tab on the checkout page. We have partnered with various currency providers in the country for your convenience.

Your order will be ready for pickup on the day selected during the order process. You can come at any time during business hours on the pickup day.

10. * How does delivery work?2019-08-27T05:38:53+00:00

During the online ordering process you’ll have the option to select whether you want to pick up your currency or have it delivered to your home address (available Australia Wide).

Once your order is complete, it will be delivered to your home address within 5 business days. This is an Estimated time only and not guaranteed because of various reasons out of our control including but not limited to logistics and operational delays. We use only premium couriers and your order is completely insured.

11. What happens if I am not available when the currency is delivered?2019-08-27T05:38:07+00:00

If the delivery is missed, the courier will leave a communication card to notify you. The order will be taken to the local post office for pickup. You will need to collect it by providing a copy of your ID for security and compliance purpose.

12. Can someone else accept the consignment on my behalf?2019-06-12T12:59:38+00:00

No. For security reasons the courier company will only deliver and hand over the currency to the person who has placed the order.

13. Is my consignment insured? What happens if it goes missing?2019-08-27T05:36:18+00:00

Yes. Your order is fully insured at all times for your peace of mind. We will replace it at our expense if for any reason the consignment goes missing.

14. Does my delivery address have to be the same as the address on my ID?2019-06-12T13:00:41+00:00

Yes. We can only deliver currency to the address mentioned on your authorised ID that has been recorded during the ID verification step, at the end of the ordering process.

15. Can the order details be changed?2019-08-27T02:58:00+00:00

Our online system does not accept changes once the order has been completed. However you can call our office number and request for a manual update: (08) 8221 6565. Monday to Friday: 10.00 A.M. – 6.00 P.M. ACST or feel free to email us at info@foreignxchange.com.au