Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non Euro Purchases

Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non Euro Purchases . When you use your Irish debit card or credit card for purchases in non Euro currencies – (including online) … you will nearly always be charged extra currency conversion fees by your bank on top of any “normal” transaction charges. Most banks will also make […]
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ATM Charges Abroad

ATM Cash Withdrawal Charges Overseas If you are travelling from Ireland to the UK, USA , Australia –  or any other country that doesn’t use the Euro  – you can use your Irish bank’s debit card to withdraw the local currency at an ATM . (Cash Machine). The exchange rates given by your card provider […]
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Can You Use American Debit Cards in Ireland ?

We get several people a day from the US finding this site because they are searching on Google for some of the following things: “Can I use my debit card in Ireland”“What are the charges for using an ATM in Ireland”“Exchanging Dollars for Euro in Ireland” All US issued Visa Debit cards and Mastercard Debit […]
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ATM Debit Card Stamp Duty Charges in Ireland

In the 2016 Budget ,  government stamp duty charges of 12c for ATM cash withdrawals were introduced from January 2016. This ATM stamp duty charge only applies to cards used by Irish residents. It is not charged on cards used by tourists/visitors to Ireland with an address outside Ireland. The charge is made in January […]
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