We are changing the e-money issuer of our Asda Money currency card. Currently, thee-money issuer is Wirecard Card Solutions Ltd, and from Thursday 5th November 2020, thenew e-money issuer will be Prepay Technologies Ltd (PPS), with its registered office at Floor 6, 3 Sheldon Square, London W2 6HY UK. PPS is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority for the issuance of e-money with firm reference number 900010. You do not need to do anything, this change will happen automatically. During the switch there will be no interruptions to your service and your card will continue to work as normal. The updated card terms and conditions will be available on our website from Thursday 5th November 2020. Should you have any concerns with the issuer change, you can request any remaining balance(s) and close your account with no cash out fee until Thursday 31st December 2020. Find out more in our FAQs.
It’s amazing how so much convenience can be packed into a small, flexible card. An Asda Money Currency Card is not only handy, it can be the safer way to carry and spend travel money abroad. No worrying about carrying cash around with you or losing your bank card – just a convenient prepaid currency card with all the reassurance of Chip and PIN security.
How to get a currency card
The Asda Money Currency Card is easy, flexible and convenient, and you can buy one online with your chosen amount and have it delivered to your home.
Purchase a currency card from an Asda Money bureau the next time you do your Asda shopping, or order online and collect in- store.
You can load more currency onto your card by clicking on the button below, and then select Reload Currency Card. You can also register your card protect it if it’s lost or stolen.
How to use your Asda Currency Card
Once topped up, you can use your Asda Money Travel Card to:
- Withdraw money from cash machines abroad without transaction fees. Please bear in mind that, as in the UK, some cash machine providers do charge.
- Pay for products and services in shops, restaurants and hotels which accept Mastercard.
- Terms and conditions for the Asda Money Currency Card can be found here.
What currencies is a currency card available in?
The Asda Money Currency Card is available in:
- Australian Dollars
- Canadian Dollars
- South African Rand
Get more out of your currency card:
Register your card and you can:
- Check your balance
- Review your transactions
- Top up your card online
Topping up your currency card is easy:
- In store - just take your Asda Money Currency Card, valid photo ID (e.g. your passport or full UK photographic driving licence) and a form of payment to any in-store Asda Money bureau.
- Online – top up your card here.
- By e-banking/telephone banking
Good to know
Your Asda Money Currency Card isn’t linked to your bank account and there aren’t any credit checks when you apply. Any questions, please check out our FAQs.
If you use or reload your currency card at least once every 12 months, you will not incur a monthly inactivity fee on any remaining balance. Find out more.
How to purchase Asda Travel Money
Free Click & Collect
Choose Click & Collect to pick up your travel money at a convenient location near you. With 150+ Click & Collect locations in selected Asda stores, buying travel money has never been simpler.
Why choose Asda Travel Money?
In partnership with Travelex
The Asda advantage
Known for putting value for money at the centre of everything we do
Who have 40 years' experience, providing currency services in over 26 countries
Awarded Best Travel Money Provider in the Moneynet.co.uk awards 2019 for the sixth year running
Top Currency Card FAQs:
- What is the best currency card?
There are many different travel money cards available, but the Asda Currency Card offers the convenience of being able to order online and pick up while you’re getting your weekly shop. It offers safety and convenience over carrying cash or your bank cards while you’re on holiday, and you can top up on the go via our website.
- Are travel money cards worth it?
Travel money cards like the Asda Currency Card offer safe and convenient ways to spend while you’re on holiday. As you load up your card with your chosen currency, you don’t need to worry about converting the costs as you go or paying fees on purchases. Using your normal bank card can mean paying fees on each purchase in shops or restaurants.
- Which prepaid card is best for international travel?
The Asda Currency Card is perfect for international travel, as you can load it up with your chosen currency and top up as you go. You won’t have to pay any fees on purchases in shops or restaurants as you do with most bank cards, and you don’t have to worry about your bank details being stolen if you lose your card.
- How does my currency card work?
Just like any other payment card. You can use it to withdraw money from cash machines and pay for goods and services all over the world - wherever you see the MasterCard® Acceptance Mark.
- How do I find my nearest Asda Travel Money Bureau?
Just use our Travel Money bureau finder.
Our most popular currencies
Before you venture into the great unknown, learn more about our most popular currencies. Find out how much to tip in America, fun facts about Australian Dollars or whether they accept Euros in Croatia.
About our provider, Travelex
We partner with Travelex to bring you some of the most competitive travel money rates on the market. As a well-known travel money provider, Travelex offers a wide range of currencies and outstanding customer service.
By working with Travelex, we make it easy and convenient for you to buy travel money. So, you can enjoy your holiday from the moment you land.
Asda Travel Money Card is issued by Wirecard Card Solutions Ltd ("WDCS") pursuant to license by Mastercard International Inc. WDCS is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority to conduct electronic money service activities under the Electronic Money Regulations 2011 (Ref: 900051).
Asda Travel Money ordered in-store is provided by Travelex Agency Services Limited, registered number: 04621879. Asda Travel Money ordered online or by telephone is provided by Travelex Currency Services Limited, registered number 03797356 and both registered addresses are 4th floor, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG.