Lowdown: The easiest way to check current exchange rates around the world. Also gives you historical rates -- for instance, we see the U.S. dollar recovering from last year's humiliating 1-1 equal value to the Canadian dollar -- you now get
Rates quoted are bank to bank, not consumer rates, but are within a few cents of what you'll get withdrawing money from a foreign ATM, the best way to get local currency while abroad.
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