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Can I Cash a Check Without a Bank Account?

Posted on May 10th, 2020 by Scott Hershman

These days, checks are used for very particular purposes. If you haven’t received money by check in a while, you may be wondering where you can take it to turn it into cash. Those with a bank account have the option of depositing their check directly. If you don’t have a bank account—or need to […]

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What Factors Affect Foreign Exchange Rates?

Posted on May 5th, 2020 by Scott Hershman

If you’ve ever had to seek out foreign currency exchange services nearby for travel or another reason, you probably already know that the conversion rates are in constant flux. At West Suburban Currency Exchanges, Inc., our broker (Moneydart) updates foreign to US rates on a daily basis. There are numerous factors that influence global exchange […]

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Get Ahead On Your Taxes 2020

Posted on January 29th, 2020 by Scott Hershman

It’s a new year, which means it is time to prepare for filing your taxes from 2019. If you are expecting a tax return in 2020, try not to procrastinate and start gathering your tax information together as soon as you so you can cash that refund check. By the end of January, your employers, […]

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Advantages of Prepaid Visa Debit Cards

Posted on December 31st, 2019 by Scott Hershman

In addition to offering currency exchange in Villa Park and in other Chicago areas, we offer the Green Dot Visa prepaid debit card. We’re outlining some of the many reasons why leaving West Suburban Currency Exchange with a prepaid Visa card in your wallet is beneficial for you. No Credit Score Checks If you are […]

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Benefits of Using a Phone Card

Posted on November 14th, 2019 by Scott Hershman

Our currency exchange near Villa Park offers phone cards for both long-distance and wireless calls. There are a few to choose from, but it’s important to know about the benefits of using phone cards. Lower Rates With a prepaid phone card, you are more likely to have lower long-distance rates, saving more than 50 percent […]

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