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Ways to Keep From Getting Hosed When Getting to Your Money Abroad

Since I write a lot about living abroad and being a digital nomad, I get a lot of questions about money access. “Do you get a local bank account?” “Where should I put my money back home so I can get

What’s Your Travel Banking Back-up Plan?

I rarely buy travel insurance, but I always carry banking insurance. No, I don’t actually have a policy that protects my banks—the U.S. government has bailed most of them out instead and gifted them a huge interest rate spread—but I do