Thanks to the Internet, the world is shrinking at a
faster pace than ever. It's now common for people in one country to do business in another country, with
only a few clicks of the mouse button.
Additionally, people travel from one country to another on a daily basis. Sometimes for
business, sometimes for a leisurely vacation, sometimes simply to go buy merchandise. The number of reasons that
people need to convert money between different currencies is seemingly endless.
There are thousands and thousands of currency conversions done on a daily basis - whether that
be done at the airport, on the street corner or back alley, at a bank.....there are lots of options.
In theUK, becauseU.S.currency has become so important, there
are many times when you might need to convert pounds to dollars.
Fortunately, the same Internet, which has made
this a necessity, also makes the conversion calculation easy.
In short, there are several online sites that will
quickly and easily convert pounds to dollars, and alternatively convert dollars to
It truly only takes a few clicks of the mouse,
and the conversion calculation is provided to you. A few of the better sites available for these free
conversion calculations include:
x-rates.com,there is a simple currency calculator that has literally dozens of
the world's most important currencies. Type inpounds in the top slot and put theU.S.currency in the bottom,
and in a second or two, you're converting British pounds to dollars like a
Finance makes it possible to convert pounds to dollars, and offers a
little something extra, as well. Specifically, it gives a quick look at the current bank exchange
rates, along with links for other current finance-related topics.
Athttp://uwacadweb.uwyo.edu/numimage/Currency.htmis a tool that can be a lot of fun. It will not only
convert pounds to dollars for 2010, but for any year, going all the way back to
1913. This not only is good entertainment for the curious, but also helps for
those needing to do any sort of historical research on economic
You can also use the
Google search bar to make your
currency conversions, and the video below discusses this option.
The video above shows how you can convert currencies via Google.
And finally, for absolute
precision, you can convert pounds to dollars at
the absolute latest exchange rates by going to XE.com. They
update this several times daily.
So whether you need
it for travel, research, or investment purposes, hopefully, somewhere on this list you've found the
perfectpounds to dollars currency converter to meet your needs. If you're looking for a physical
device to do these calculations, you can utilize a standard calculator, or a specialized
Feel free to check
those other sites out! They're all free, we promise.