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For currency exchange and 5-star tourist service, Cuba is still a work in progress

For currency exchange and 5-star tourist service, Cuba is still a work in progress

Question: We are planning a trip to Cuba. Is there a particular bank you recommend to exchange euros?

Ricki Vancott

Los Angeles

Answer: No.

But sorry, readers. That's not the end of this column.

In fact, it opens the door to many, many questions readers have about money in Cuba, which continues to be a hot destination.

In 2014, about 90,000 Americans visited the island nation; by the end of 2015, that number had jumped to 150,000, "CBS This Morning" reported last week, a 60% increase. And if travel restrictions are ultimately lifted, as many as 1.5 million people may visit, CBS reported, citing Reuters and...

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