The best travel credit cards for overseas usage
However, the good news is that you can stay away from being stung for overseas spending simply by opting for a Credit Cards that does not impose foreign transaction fees. Here are the best of the bunch:
- The Halifax Clarity Credit Card sits top of the tables in the overseas credit card stakes. It charges no loading fee for use anywhere in the world, and incredibly, no cash withdrawal fee either.
- The Saga Platinum Credit Card is another hot contender, though you will need to be aged over 50 to qualify.
- The Post Office Platinum Credit Card is another example of fee free plastic to use anywhere abroad.
- The Nationwide Select Credit Card is also worth a look. It too charges 0% fees on goods and services bought anywhere around the world. And if you use the card for UK purchases you will be rewarded with 0.5% cash back. However, you will need to be a Nationwide Flex Account current account holder to qualify.