The Central Bank announced this Thursday that starting at 00 this Friday -when Black Friday starts- banks and financial entities will not be able to offer quotas to travelers who wish to go abroad.
“As of 11/26/21, financial and non-financial entities issuing credit cards should not finance in installments purchases made by credit cards of their clients – human and legal persons – of tickets abroad and other tourist services abroad (such as accommodation, car rental, etc.), whether carried out directly with the service provider or indirectly, through a travel and / or tourism agency, web platforms or other intermediaries “, says the statement issued by the entity.
The objective of the measure is to prevent the flight of dollars from the country, given the scarce reserves managed by the Central Bank and taking into account the flexibilities regarding the measures stipulated by the coronavirus that prevented travel abroad.
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