When buying products in a different currency using your credit or debit card, you will get a rate between 3% and 10% of the market rate, as well as incur a cross currency transaction fee.
The Dollars to Pounds exchange rate shown is updated live around every 10 seconds.
The charts are updated when the page is reloaded and go back about 10 years, so you can get a good idea of fluctuations in the exchange rate.
If you are going on holiday and looking to exchange currency, you will more likely be offered something close to either the buy or sell rate , depending on whether or not you are selling or buying Dollars.
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This typically varies between 3% and 10%, so be sure to take that into account.