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ATM Planet Cash in Warsaw Airport - Avoid

Old Dec 31, 19, 6:40 am
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ATM Planet Cash in Warsaw Airport - Avoid

I used a US based debit card at the ATM Planet Cash ATM inside the airport area to withdraw 1000 Zloty. The quoted exchange rate was about 10-13% above market and the machine charged an additional $9 in fees. Avoid, if you can.
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Old Dec 31, 19, 11:03 am
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I used a US based debit card at the ATM Planet Cash ATM inside the airport area to withdraw 1000 Zloty. The quoted exchange rate was about 10-13% above market and the machine charged an additional $9 in fees. Avoid, if you can.
See also: Euro net atm warning about EuroNet ATMs. Generally, most will give you an option to allow your bank to handle the exchange rate (i.e., charge you in the local currency, which your bank then converts to USD in your case), which is the better option.
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Old Jan 1, 20, 9:19 am
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Cash machines at airports are expensive? Who knew!
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Old Jan 2, 20, 8:22 am
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Cash machines at airports are expensive? Who knew!
Is there gambling at Rick's too?
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Old Jan 4, 20, 7:03 am
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See also: Euro net atm warning about EuroNet ATMs. Generally, most will give you an option to allow your bank to handle the exchange rate (i.e., charge you in the local currency, which your bank then converts to USD in your case), which is the better option.
I have seen the question whether to be charged in USD or the local currency many times before. In this instance, however, it was different that the ATM simply displayed the equivalent dollar amount. I suspect I likely missed the less obvious option out. Interestingly, Euronet is based in Leawood, Kansas. I guess I supported someone local... 🤮
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