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Our Services: Foreign Exchange

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Currency exchange is our bread and butter, so much so that it’s even in our name! For more than a quarter of a century, we’ve specialized in servicing all of your foreign exchange needs. We provide you with the guaranteed best exchange rates on over 150 currencies bought and sold immediately, best in class customer service, and personalized solutions to help meet your needs.

Read on to learn more about what makes us Your Foreign Exchange Experts™.

Benefits of Trading with Continental

Since our inauguration, we’ve been focused on providing our clients with the best rates and the best service possible. Here are a few things that set us apart from our competitors, and demonstrate why we’ve had a 98% customer satisfaction rating for over 25 years!

Convenient savings, with locations all across Ontario

You can find any one of our 19 conveniently located branches all throughout Ontario – from Sudbury to Windsor – with most of them open 7 days a week. On top of that, we feature some of the longest branch trading hours in Canada, ensuring that you can come in and save on your currency exchange when it works best for you!

Guaranteed Best Exchange Rates

Our FXperts (Foreign Exchange Experts) constantly monitor the markets to ensure we’re providing you with the best exchange rates possible. Plus we guarantee better rates than your bank and all local competition! So if you do find a better exchange rate that we can verify, we’ll beat it! It’s as easy as that.

160 currencies bought and sold immediately

We carry a wide selection of currencies on hand, ready to be bought and sold immediately. Majors, minors, and our specialty – exotics! No matter where in the world you’re going, we’ve got the currency you need and the savings you want.


How Continental exceeds your FX needs

Continental Currency Exchange is your one stop shop for all your Foreign Exchange needs. We offer a wide variety of low cost services and solutions to make sure you get the most for your money. From preordering your currency to bringing back your leftover cash, we have you covered.

Pre-order your currency

Pre-ordering is the safest and easiest way to ensure you get the currency you need. Simply call ahead or visit one of our branches to reserve your currency ahead of time in the denominations you want.

Bring Back Leftover Currency

We always recommend that you take extra money with you to make sure you’re protected in an emergency, but what if you still still have some extra cash on hand when you get back? Well come back into Continental and we’ll buy back your leftover currency at the same great rates you’ve come to expect.

Discounts and Custom Orders

Featuring exclusive exchange rates, low-NO fees, and personalized service, our FREE Privilege and Student VIP Cards have you covered. By registering you’ll save more money than ever, and you’ll receive access to special promotions and giveaways! Looking for something for your academic, athletic, or recreational group or team? Not a problem, simply visit one of our branches and we’ll have you saving money on your exchange and money transfers in no time!

Online Ordering and Home Delivery

You can now order your currency and have it delivered to your front door, all from the convenience of your home! Order ahead of time, be prepared, and still receive our guaranteed best exchange rates and low-NO fees. Head on over to FXtoGO™ to get started.


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Tips to Trade Easier

We aim to make exchanging currency as simple as possible. Still, it doesn’t hurt to be prepared! Here are a few guidelines to help you trade easier, and get your currency faster than ever before!

Call ahead of time

Give us a ring before you come in to make sure we have the currency you’re looking for, in the quantity an denominations you need. By calling ahead you can help make sure we’ll have what you need ready and waiting for you!

Use our Currency Converter

By using our Currency Converter, you can find out exactly how much you’re spending in any currency, based on the exact exchange rate you received. No matter the currency or exchange rate, stay on top your purchases.

Bring your ID with you

In accordance with the government law and our KYC (Know Your Client) policies, we require ID for any purchases over $3000 Canadian. And for purchases greater than $10k, make sure you bring 2 pieces of ID. Also, if you plan on signing up for our FREE privilege card, you’ll need a valid ID as well.

Visit the Foreign Exchange Experts!

That’s everything you need to know to take advantage of trading with Continental Currency Exchange.  Stay tuned as we release more and more exciting and innovative products this year and beyond!


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