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Old Friday, December 24th, 2010, 03:40 PM
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i get my travelers checks at my bank. with my account i get them free but even with a fee they are not out of sight in price. a good thing is it takes years for them to expire so you can save the leftovers for another vacation.

Originally Posted by JohnJT View Post
I know the Visa and MasterCard pre-paid cards have outrageous fees attached. A few years ago, we wanted to give our daughter and son-in-law a $100 card for an anniversary dinner gift (so they could make their own restaurant choice). I almost turned down the transaction when they said $108. Last time we did that.

AAA used to issue traveler's checks as a free benefit of membership. I thought someone told me that local office was issuing some kind of cash card in lieu of actual checks. Maybe we should investigate it before our next trip.
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