Currency Exchange FAQ

Greater Texas Credit Union has partnered with providers for creating a simple and efficient method for our members to buy foreign currency. The most convenient, safest and secure method of purchasing a vast variety of foreign currency from all over the world.

Benefits in purchasing foreign currency before you travel

  • Choose from over 100 foreign currencies.
  • No minimum or maximum dollar requirements.
  • Secure delivery options to your home, business, or selected branch location (UPS or FedEx).
  • Foreign currency can be sold back. 
  • Save up to 3% on Credit Card surcharges overseas.
  • Purchase prior to departure and avoid escalated fees and inflated exchange rates in airports, hotels, and banks.
  • Check rates before you buy.
  • Option to select either a foreign currency amount or US currency amount.
  • No foreign coins can be purchased or exchanged.
  • Funds can be pulled directly from your credit union account.

Ordering & delivery

  • Available for Greater Texas and Aggieland Credit Union members only.
  • Orders can be placed at a credit union branch. Orders placed at one of our branches can have the order shipped to that particular branch or the home address on file.
  • ALL packages shipped to a residential address will require a signature upon delivery.
  • Shipping and handling fee of $20 is applied for both purchases and exchanges.
  • Orders are delivered via UPS or FedEx. UPS will attempt to deliver 3 times before returning the package to the provider.
  • Any order over $500 (US) shipped to the business will require a signature at the time of delivery.
  • Any order shipped to the home will require a signature at the time of delivery.
  • Next day delivery for orders placed before 2 PM, after 2 PM, second business day.
  • If you need to cancel an order, please contact the branch by 12 pm.
  • Greater Texas adheres to all currency transaction reporting regulations.

Foreign currency purchases and exchanges within an Greater Texas or Aggieland Credit Union Branch

  • Order or exchange currency and have the option to ship to your home, business, or selected Branch location.
  • Members exchanging foreign currency will be credited in 7-10 business days.

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