Getting ready to travel abroad?
Here are some tips to consider.
Foreign travel can broaden your mind. But unless you’re careful, it can also thin out your wallet. Use these valuable tips to help keep your finances under control when traveling abroad.
Before you go:
To set a travel notice, sign in to Online Banking and go to the Help & Support page, select either the Checking & savings accounts topic or the Credit cards topic and then select the Use your card while traveling link and enter your trip details. You can also call 1.800.432.1000 for assistance.
While you’re traveling:
Be prepared before using an International ATM.
Before you use your card to get cash from an international ATM it pays to do a little research. When you use a foreign ATM, you could be charged a variety of fees, including non-bank ATM usage fees, ATM operator access fees, and international transaction fees for conversion to U.S. dollars. One way to limit such fees is to use your Bank of America ATM or debit card at one of our international partner ATMs. This enables you to avoid the Non-Bank of America ATM $5 usage fee for each withdrawal, transfer or balance inquiryFootnote2 as well as the ATM operator access fee.
Read More: https://www.bankofamerica.com/deposits/manage/how-to-pay-when-traveling-abroad.go