Foreign Exchange St Lucia, Currency Exchange Services
Foreign exchange St Lucia, if you need to transfer funds into the Eastern Caribbean dollar, maybe for a business transfer or, if you send money to St Lucia on a regular basis, you should use a foreign exchange broker to save money on transaction costs.
Foreign Exchange Brokers - St Lucia, Eastern Caribbean Dollar
If you need to exchange a larger amount of money into the Eastern Caribbean dollar (St Lucia's official currency) then you should consider using the services of a professional money transfer provider as they will be able to beat most, if not all high street bank foreign exchange rates.
Currency Overview - St Lucia
The official currency of St Lucia is the Eastern Caribbean dollar, XCD. If you are looking to make a large currency transaction into the Eastern Caribbean dollar, then you should use a foreign exchange broker to make the transfer as you will save typically between 3 to 5 percent over high street bank rates. See the best foreign exchange service providers here: Exchange Brokers
Accessing Local St Lucia Currency
Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards are accepted in St Lucia's more densly populated areas, where ATM's are available. In smaller, or rural areas, you may find it difficult to locate an ATM although you will be able to exchange currency for Eastern Caribbean dollars at a local bank or specialist foreign exchange offices.
Recommended Foreign Exchange Options for Travelers to St Lucia
If you are traveling to St Lucia you should consider taking hard cash currency or using a prepaid travel money card to pay for services including accommodation, restaurants and car hire.
Sending Money to a Person in St Lucia
The best way to send money to a person in St Lucia would be to use the money transfer service of Western Union.
Great for smaller money transfers to and from St Lucia (typically under £1000 per transaction) you can now send money online using Western Union's services.
There are more than 485,000 Western Union ® locations for cash pick-up around the world with no fees or commission to pay for the receiver. Western Union
Western Union offer a low cost and secure alternative to banks and traditional foreign exchange companies and are one of the biggest money transfer providers in the world.