Police, Veterans, Military Discounts and More!

October 14, 2015 , by Continental Currency
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We want to say thank you to the everyday heroes in our communities, our essential services that we simply could not live without. Starting today, every Wednesday at Continental Currency Exchange we’re giving back the way we know best – with even better savings! 

When service men and women visit any of our 19 branches across Ontario on a Wednesday, they’ll receive exclusive discounted exchange rates, no fees on all cash transactions and savings across all foreign exchange services including foreign drafts, money transfers, and wires. It’s just our way of saying thank you for everything you do, from our community to yours!

Savings for essential services men and women

We already guarantee the best exchange rates on over 160 currencies bought and sold immediately, but now every Wednesday our essential services men and women save even more. So no matter where you’re going, you can rest assured you’ve kept more money where it belongs… in your pocket.


Exclusive OffersSpecial offers and promotions for additional savings, helping you save more and earn more on each transaction.
Buying CurrencyReceive discounted exchange rates when you buy over 160 foreign currencies.  
Selling CurrencyReceive discounted exchange rates when you sell or bring us back over 160 foreign currencies. 
Cash TransactionsService men and women pay NO fees on all cash transactions.
Wire TransfersDiscounted fees and exchange rates on money transfers and wires.
DraftsDiscounted fees and exchange rates on all foreign drafts and cheques.
MoreCall your nearest branch for more details!

What do I need?

To receive your exclusive discount, all you need is valid identification which demonstrates your employment such as an IAED card for Emergency Medical Dispatchers, and you’ll be eligible to receive all the great benefits and savings of Hero Day. It’s that simple.

Police, veteran, military discounts and more… the savings don’t stop there!

No matter what your reason for travelling, we want to offer all our heroes the biggest savings possible. That’s why combining Hero Day savings with our other great promotions and deals can help you put  more money in your pocket!

Pre-order your currency


Pre-order: Take advantage of your seniors discounted exchange rates by preordering your currency. When you preorder you can ensure that we’ll have all the currencies you need in the quantities you want, and you can even request specific denominations – Simple, fast and convenient. You can also order online and pay in branch!

For more information on pre-ordering your currency, find your nearest branch and start trading today!

Thank you!

We know it is difficult to repay the debt our communities owe to our heroes, but we hope that with the introduction of Hero Day we can start to show just how much our essential service members mean to us here at Continental. See you next Wednesday!

REMEMBER… We carry over 160 currencies on hand, ready to be bought and sold immediately, at the best exchange rates guaranteed. And if you find a better exchange rate in a local market that we can verify, we’ll beat it! It’s as easy as that.

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