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Virgin Money Launches Three-Day Travel Money Rate Sale


  • Virgin Money will launch a three-day travel money rate sale starting on 10 October
  • Holidaymakers can manage travel costs by taking advantage of enhanced rates on offer
  • The sale will cover two of the most popular travel currencies: Euros and US Dollars

With the first half-term holiday of the school year almost here, Virgin Money is helping holidaymakers keep costs down with a three-day rate sale on two of the most popular travel money currencies.

The rate sale begins at 8am on Monday 10 October 2016 and will continue until 8am on Thursday 13 October 2016. During the sale, Virgin Money will offer enhanced rates on Euros and US Dollars, which are two of the most popular foreign currencies for British holidaymakers travelling abroad.

Customers can order currency online or by telephone, and their money can either be collected from their nearest Virgin Money store using the free click and collect service, or delivered to their home with free delivery on orders over £500.

Anth Mooney, Director of Financial Services at Virgin Money said: "October half term is a really popular time for families to go abroad and, with over 70%1 of people choosing to buy currency before their trip, our travel money sale will come at a great time for many holidaymakers who are looking forward to their break."

Media Contacts:
Virgin Money Press Office
0191 279 4676


1According to research conducted by YouGov between May and July 2016 for Virgin Money and Travelex Currency Services Limited, who provide travel money on behalf of Virgin Money Personal Financial Service Ltd.

About Virgin Money

  • Virgin Money offers savings, mortgages, credit cards, current accounts, currency services, pensions, investments and protection products to over 3 million customers across the UK.
  • Virgin Money’s business ambition is to make “everyone better off” – this philosophy underpins our approach to business by offering good value to customers, treating employees well, making a positive contribution to society and delivering a profit to shareholders.
  • More than 11,500 charities have registered with Virgin Money Giving and, by the end of June 2016, over £475 million had been raised for charity through the service since its launch in 2009, resulting in an estimated £15 million more raised for charity because of its not-for-profit model.