Take a tip from us when you're abroad: opt for the local currency
UBS recommends that you insist on your credit card being debited in the local currency.
Seeing the currency conversion on your credit card statement gives you improved transparency: you can see the original amount, the converted amount along with the conversion rate used including the processing fee, which is shown in percent.
Useful information on using credit cards abroad
UBS Credit Cards come with the latest chip technology and a PIN function. Not only does this make paying more secure, it makes it easier and quicker too. Find out about your UBS Credit Card's PIN function.
When traveling, in the convenience store: read our security guidelines to find out how to use your credit card securely when abroad.