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Week in Review: April 4 – April 10

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This week at theCurrent we discovered the amazing Southeast Asian country of Malaysia, cracked down on tourist scams, went on a journey to Vimy Ridge, and more! As always, catch up on what you missed with our Week in Review.


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Malaysia was our Country of the Week. We followed the long journey from a trading post all the way to a wealthy and industrious independent country. Learn more HERE.

Our Travel Guide discovered how much the country really offers. From massive cities and great food to an untamable and beautiful natural landscape, it has to be seen to be believed. Start planning your next trip HERE.

This week’s Currency Spotlight took a closer look at the history, design, and value of the Malaysian ringgit. We also found out why exactly Malaysia has been so successful over the last few decades. Read more HERE.

How to Avoid Tourist Scams

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Travelling can be a hugely fulfilling, rewarding, and fun experience. With that in mind, keeping yourself and your belongings safe (not least, your money) is paramount! Wise up on tourist scams with our first look into some of the most common. Prepare yourself HERE.

Travel Diary: Remembrance at Vimy Ridge

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Our newest Travel Diary focused on a memorable day trip to the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in northern France. It was a one of a kind experience full of history, culture, remembrance, pouring rain, friendship, and much more. Experience it for yourself HERE.

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Sunday was our monthly 10 on 10 promotion! If you missed our $10 money transfers all day long yesterday, come by on the 10th of next month! Whether across the table or around the world™, Continental is here to help make your life easier. Learn more HERE.


Every week here at theCurrent we bring you the world’s biggest business stories. This week: the Panama papers rocked the world, Canada’s economy improved, and more HERE.

Looking Ahead

Next week we’re (once again) back in the Caribbean. Beyond that, look for more of the great stories you’ve come to expect!

Remember to follow theCurrent for all the latest on Continental Currency, travel, business and more. But if you do miss anything, check in every Sunday for our Week in Review and stay informed, stay Current.