This month’s happy customers are James and Val London, who used Smart when they moved to France
Saving made simple when moving abroad
Using a specialist currency firm to transfer their savings from the UK gave British couple James and Val London peace of mind and saved them money when they moved to France.
Since retiring to their French village property in the central department of Indre two years ago, the Londons have used currency transfer specialist Smart Currency Exchange to transfer more than £140,000-worth of euros from the UK.
Smart consistently offers better exchange rates than high street banks for clients moving money between bank accounts in the UK and abroad, only charges (minimal) fees on transfers worth less than £3,000 and offers a personal, swift service.
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