Travel Teachers Mutual Bank provides a range of travel and foreign exchange products and services. Talk to us Phone us Email us Breadcrumbs Teachers Mutual Bank Travel Tools and resources Travel Getting started Foreign exchange Tools and resources Offers Travel Checklist Handy travel tips to consider before you go on your holiday: Ensure your travel insurance includes hospital and medical evacuation Check your passport is valid for at least 6 months past your return date Check your Visa Credit Card's expiry date Check the locations of overseas ATMs Tell us you are going away so we can keep an eye out for any suspicious activity Take alternative methods of accessing your money. For example a Visa card or a Cash Passport Carry a small amount of local currency for taxis etc. Give a trusted friend or family member authority to operate on your accounts in case of an emergency Set up future payments or periodical payments to pay your bills when you are away Register for Internet Banking Read smartraveller.gov.au for the latest travel advice Make copies of your important documents, take a copy with you and leave one at home with a trusted friend or family member Check vaccination and health alerts at traveldoctor.com.au Check your departure tax and visas for the countries you are visiting Be aware of cultural differences Check with your mobile phone provider to ensure your phone and/or SIM will operate in the country you are visiting Don't forget to pack international travel adapters, mobile phone and camera chargers 11 budget-friendly family travel hacks Travelling on a budget doesn't mean you have to sacrifice the fun. Make the most of your next getaway, without breaking the bank. Try these budget friendly travel hacks next time you take a family holiday Read more Stay safe online when travelling overseas Avoid nasty online scams when travelling the world Check out these tips for avoiding online scams while you're planning and enjoying your next holiday. Read more Tools and calculators Plan for the perfect holiday with these helpful tools. Currency converter Budget planner Savings calculator Back to top.