Why you need an explorer MasterCard®

Our new explorer multi-currency MasterCard® is a prepaid card that allows you to load multiple currencies on to one card. Use it to access your travel money at millions of locations worldwide. You can use your explorer card just like you would your debit card and in addition to withdrawing local currency whilst you're abroad, the card can also be used in shops and online^.

Key benefits:

Currencies and exchange rates

  • Lock in exchange rates on your selected currency at a time that is convenient to you. Currencies available to load are:
  • British Pounds (GBP)
  • Euros (EUR)
  • US Dollars (USD)
  • Australian Dollars (AUD)
  • New Zealand Dollars (NZD)
  • Canadian Dollars (CAD)
  • South African Rand (ZAR)
  • Turkish Lira Turkish Lira (TRY)
  • Swiss Franc Swiss Franc (CHF)
  • Emirati Dirham Emirati Dirham (AED)

Loading/Unloading funds

  • Load your card for free, up to £10,000 per day* and transfer any left-over travel money to any of your other currency wallets
  • If you're an international payments customer you can transfer funds from your moneycorp online account to your explorer card in one or more of the available currencies at a time
  • No fees on card transactions outside of the UK^. If you are a red explorer cardholder, you will also enjoy no fees on ATM withdrawals

Starcard benefits

If you are an international payments customer then your new explorer card will double up as a moneycorp reward starcard giving you:

  • Preferential rates† on more than 70 currencies when purchasing your travel money at any moneycorp bureau de change
  • Exclusive discounts in the Apple online store and up to 20% off travel insurance, car hire,airport parking, lounges and hotels

For more information on starcard benefits please click here

^ Terms and conditions apply
* Subject to card balance limits
† Preferential starcard rates are calculated by reducing the moneycorp retail margin when you top up your explorer card or purchase travel money at any moneycorp bureau de change

Explorer multi-currency MasterCard® is issued by R. Raphael & Sons plc, pursuant to license by MasterCard International Incorporated. MasterCard® is a registered trademark of MasterCard International Inc. Raphaels Bank is a UK Bank authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority (registration number 161302) and is permitted to issue e-money. Head office and registered office at 19-21 Shaftesbury Ave, London W1D 7ED, company registration number 01288938