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Old 03-28-2008, 10:18 AM
 
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I'm traveling to Canada for 6 months, and am looking for a pre-paid debit card (ideally Visa or Mastercard) so I can buy stuff out there without getting walloped with the charges/exchange rates.

Ideally, one that I can load by wiring funds in.

Any ideas at all?

I'm in the UK at the moment.

Thanks!
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Old 03-28-2008, 02:37 PM
 
Location: Royalton, NB
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President Choice Bank account offer no fee banking options... and in Canada we have a a debit standard called Interac that will work at any store accepting debit cards... this may be an option for you to open an account for a month, transfer your money and use the interac card to make purchases- all at no fees at all from the bank.
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Old 03-30-2008, 11:47 PM
 
Location: Alberta, Canada
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HSBC has a program that can do this from the UK let them know you are travelling to North America and the card is linked to your account
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