How to avoid French bank card charges when in the UK?

I regularly go back to the UK for visits from France and I pay for things using my French credit card and incur charges. Are there any alternative strategies you would suggest? G.N.

If you are making frequent visits to the UK, you may want to consider moving some funds to a local UK bank account. It will give you more flexibility and mean that you can use your UK bank card to spend and withdraw money across the country fee-free.

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