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"Our primary tip is for our customers to contact us in advance of any travel outside of the United States," says Paul Hartwick, spokesman for JPMorgan Chase. If you don't, the company could put a hold on your card when you try to use it in a different place. When customers call the credit card company ahead of time, "we can make a notation on their account and they can continue to use their cards as they always do," he says.

As long as the card company knows where you're headed, it will allow international transactions to be processed. It will also warn you if any unauthorized charges show up from a country that is not on your itinerary.


 

 

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