31 Aug 2015 2 Comments
You finally spotted it. That familiar sidewalk machine that magically spits out money.
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If you are planning an RTW, at some point you must figure out how you are going deal with your money. Things have changed a lot since the days of travelers’ cheques and no ATMs. The ready availability of ATMS in foreign countries, and thus the ability to utilize your debit card(s), makes carrying travelers’ cheques and large amounts of cash obsolete.
Yet, for long term travel, having plenty of backups and safety nets in place is crucial. The last thing you want is to lose access to your money because your debit card was lost or stolen!
Here are 7 tips I have compiled for structuring your money situation before your RTW and 8 tips for once you have arrived in a new country: Keep reading!