“I saved a huge amount…about $3,000 over the bank quoted for U.S. dollars…everything went as smooth as a dream”
Florida Property Buyer interviewed by the Toronto Star
“You can save hundreds, if not thousands of dollars”
Calgary-based financial planner who specializes in cross-border financial issues.
“KnightsbridgeFX is an online currency exchange company that seeks to undercut foreign exchange rates offered by larger financial institutions”
columnist, for the Globe and Mail
“KnightsbridgeFX is “the costco’s of foreign exchange”
Financial Advisor quoted in the Globe and Mail
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Currency Exchange in Richmond Hill
Traveling to another country or looking to do business in the US can be a challenge for those without the experience needed to anticipate currency exchange rates and the fees that come with most transactions. Most people use their banks, or allow their credit card companies to automatically exchange the currency on an as-needed basis. This results in exceptionally high fees, often going over 2.5 percent.
The alternative is to use a company that specializes in foreign exchange services and is able to help you buy or sell any volume of US Dollars. If someone is in the Richmond Hill area and needs to quickly obtain American Dollars, then all they need to do is contact Knightsbridge Currency Exchange.
Working with Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange will guarantee you the following:
• The Best Exchange Rate
• Friendly and Fast Service
• Free Money Wiring Between the US and Canada
• You Will Work with a Canadian Company Run by Canadians
Most Canadian banks offer a currency exchange service in Richmond Hill. In fact, they were one of the first institutions to offer this service to Canadians. The problem with banks is that they are expensive and have high overhead costs. The exchange rates they offer reflect this.
The World Wide Web is beginning to open up the market to cheaper rates. While most Canadian bank customers will simply accept higher currency rates, you don’t have to. When you contact Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange, you can get a better price due to lower overhead and lesser profit margins than the big banks. Simply compare your bank’s exchange rate to our rate and work with the provider that is better.
When you choose Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange, you can expect to save an average of 1 to 2% versus the bank’s currency exchange rate. Just compare Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange with the top Canadian banks and see the difference
Lower costs of living, and a still depressed housing market, makes purchasing a home in the United States a perfectly sound financial decision for those looking for a good investment, if at the right price. Knightsbridge has the experience and dedication needed to work with banks to source and transfer the needed currency to pay the downpayment on a house in the US.
When looking to exchange currency in Richmond Hill, there are a number of options available to individuals. Many places offer cash exchange, while others only conduct transactions electronically. When looking for the cheapest US exchange rate, you should examine the following options:
Pearson airport, servicing the Greater Toronto Area, offers currency exchange on premise through Travelex. Exchange rates offered at the airport are usually costly, due to high overhead costs, but due to its convenient location is frequently used. If you arrived in Richmond Hill via air travel, you in all likelihood passed through Pearson Airport.
Trip Advisor highlights some of the best hotels in Richmond Hill. Buying and selling currency is possible at some hotels. The most popular hotels in Richmond Hill are the Holiday Inn, the Travelodge, the Best Western, and the Sheraton. Some of these hotels will provide money exchange in Richmond Hill.
Some of the currency exchange kiosks that can be found in the Richmond Hill area include Calforex Currency Exchange, Persica Currency Exchange, and International Currency Exchange. Calforex Currency Exchange and International Currency Exchange are both located in malls, so they may be convenient places to visit for international currency exchange in Richmond Hill.
All of the major banks offer foreign currency exchange services in Richmond Hill. 95% of foreign exchange transactions are conducted through the bank, largely due to the relationships forged between banks and their patrons. However, your bank will not be the cheapest way to exchange Canadian dollars to US dollars for most retail clients and small businesses.
If you are exchanging over $5,000 worth of Canadian dollars, using a specialized currency exchange broker is the cheapest way to exchange Canadian to US dollars. KnightsbridgeFX is a leader in the Canadian currency exchange space, making it the best place for foreign exchange in Richmond Hill.
Finding the best exchange rate in Richmond Hill can be very time consuming and difficult as it would involve the tedious process of calling every bank in the area to ask how much it would cost to exchange $1,000. You then have to take the amount they give you and divide it by the amount you’re getting to arrive at the exchange rate. Don’t forget to ask what kinds of fees they tack on to that total too. You must then repeat this for every major bank in Richmond Hill to figure out which one has the best rate.
Alternatively, you could only contact Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange once and know that you’ll get the best currency rate possible since we call all major financial institutions everyday and make sure that we have the best exchange rate in Richmond Hill. We can guarantee that and if you do happen to find a better rate then we will match it. This service is provided free of charge to all of our clients.
Richmond Hill is a small town in Ontario located within driving distance of the Canadian/American border. With a population of 185,000, this small town has a mixture of urban and rural elements that are sure to delight any visitor or resident.
The city is one of the fastest growing municipalities in the province, with an estimated population of 200,000 by 2021. This presents excellent opportunities for businesses looking to take advantage of weaker currency, importing items at a fraction of the cost it would take to manufacture in Canada.
Give us a call at 416-479-0834 or 1-877-355-5239 for a no-obligation currency exchange quote and one of our representatives will walk you through the process and next steps. Alternatively, you can fill out the form below and we’ll walk you through the process of how to get the best currency exchange possible in Richmond Hill.
To find other cities serviced by Knightsbridge please visit the Currency Exchange in Canada page.