Foreign Currency Fees

Demystifying Foreign Currency Fees

By Robert Sette, CT

July 14, 2019

Although we live in a “global economy”, something as simple as getting cash for foreign travel can be fraught with expensive mistakes… and sometimes we only realize the cost long after the fact. We pay with a swipe of a card, but learn the true cost a month later from our bank statement. After living for a couple of months in Spain and France in 2017 and 2018, respectively, I have come up with some tips for the most economical, fee-minimized approach to international currency matters.

Robert Sette, CT

Meet the CTA Board Candidates: Robert Sette

By Marion Rhodes, CTA Social Media Director
February 1, 2014
In our third candidate interview for the 2014-2016 CTA Board election, we talk to Robert Sette, who is running for the position of secretary. Robert has been a full-time freelancer for more than 20 years. He translates from Catalan, French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish into English, specializing in business, law and technical translations.