The West African franc is a currency of multiple African countries. The banknotes are printed on paper. The Bank of Central African States (BEAC) is responsible for issuing the West African banknotes.
The West African franc is commonly known as the CFA franc and is interchangeable with the other CFA currency, the Central African franc (XOF). The franc is pegged to the euro and used in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d’lvoire, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal, and Togo.
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Accepted Payment Methods
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*Sorry, no personal checks accepted. Valid government identification is required for all credit and debit card transactions. Additional cost for credit card transactions apply. Credit card transaction limit: $500. Debit card transaction limit: $5,000. Payments can be split between multiple payment types. Call your local CXI branch for more details.
About Currency Exchange International
CXI is a full service foreign currency exchange and international payments company headquartered in Orlando, Florida and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CXI). CXI uses its expertise to make foreign money easier for individuals, businesses, and financial institutions.