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Your credit card can make or bright.
Your next travel experience.
Travelers heading out of the country have a lot of options when it comes to covering expenses.
But experts say credit cards tend to be the best option.
In many cases paying with plastic rather than -- is the best that because of the added protection -- -- But swiping plastic is not all smooth sailing.
The number one thing you want to check your credit card fees some parts -- on a deeper every purchase made using a foreign currency.
This is a -- and it can cost you an extra one.
To 3% on every purchase check with your card issuers before you leave and try to use the card that doesn't charge.
Or has the lowest fees next -- card that has -- security EMD Smart chip.
They're trying to use of magnetic strip credit card and there's a person asked for help they should be able to complete the transaction.
But if you're using your card at a train station or -- That has automated credit card machines you may run into trouble so what you wanna look for the -- -- the chip.
Ideally chip and can't which means -- will enter a pin number it's more secure and it's the most widely used in Europe.
Sign up for credit cards with travel assistance services a lot of cards at will offer you certain travel assistance services and to pay for these services.
But at least you know you have someone experienced guiding you through the process -- always notify your bank and credit card issuers but -- you travel abroad.
As we all know any suspicious activity can lead to a frozen account.
In New York Brenda Buttner Fox News.
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