[futurebasic] Foreign Mazooma

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From: Lazlo Toth <ArtVandals@...>
Date: Thu, 5 Nov 1998 08:09:39 +0100
>Urk! $10 for a bank cheque???

Yes, the complete transaction, including my good wife standing in the 
bank queue for half an hour cost AUS$57 or thereabouts.

>If you find me to be wrong, please enlighten me. I'd like to be able to 
>foreign checks for small sums too!

A friend told me he just gets US currency from Thomas Cook or somewhere 
for these small amounts and takes the risk that it will go missing since 
the overall amount is fairly small. On balance, I think that is a fair 


John Clark                    
Aeronaut Automation
30 Kennedy Place Bayview 2104 Australia
Phone:   61 2 99 97 28 42              Fax: 61 2 99 79 56 15
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