Is there any Point in Taking Traveler's Checks to Mexico?

A Mexican peso coin from 1982.

A reader writes: Hi Planning a trip to MX. Last time in CanCun had a devil of a time cashing traveler’s checks. No credit card. Do most accept debit card from US banks? What about prepaid or reloadable debit cards with Visa logo? S   editor responds:   Dear S, I feel your pain about trying to cash traveler’s checks in Mexico. It’s difficult to find anyone who will do it anymore, and I gave up on the enterprise about […]

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