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Currensea is changing the way Brits spend abroad

 

Currensea is the first Open Banking debit card provider that cuts out the hidden fees so frequently charged by banks and prepaid card providers when spending abroad. Currensea is the layer in front of your current bank account, saving you money, giving you extra security and making your bank work that bit harder for you. Travel spend done differently.

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Proud winners of

Proud winners of the Emerging Payment Awards 2021, FStech Awards 2021 and The Card & Payments Awards 2021
Payments Awards 2020 - PSD2 or Open Banking Initiative of the Year
PAYTECH Awards Winner 2020 - PayTech of the Future
Emerging Payments Awards 2020 - Best Banking or Open Banking Initiative & Leading Financial Services or Payments Start-Up
IBS Intelligence Global Fintech Innovation Awards 2020 - Most Impactful Project, API / Open Banking

Finalists for

Finalists for the British Bank AwardS 2021, 2020 Open Up Challenge and 2020 100 Fintech Disrupters

Our environmental commitment

Working together to do more

Our commitment to you

To us sustainability is part of running a responsible business and we are working to ensure that we operate in an ethical, transparent and responsible way. Whether that be by making small changes in the office, our supply chain, or by working with charitable organisations - you know that you’re working with a company that cares.

we are a carbon neutral business

We are carbon neutral

We’ve been awarded our 2020/2021 certificate by Carbon Neutral Britain, officially confirming we're doing our part in offsetting more than we produce through our partnership with treepoints. Treepoints work with charities and organisations globally, to offset our carbon footprint by planting trees, supporting local communities in reducing their reliance on fossil fuels, and creating more renewable energy sources.

Increasing our cards lifespan

By extending the lifespan of our cards from 3 to 5 years we are reducing our plastic waste and our carbon requirements in producing and delivering our cards, resulting in an overall reduction of our footprint.

Removing more than we produce

We know our cards contain plastic, and are working on different solutions to reduce this. In the meantime, we're focussed on reducing the impact of our cards, and have committed to removing 2.5 times the plastic we produce every year. We do this by supporting Plastic Bank who recover and recycle ocean bound plastic.