Cash vs. Digital - Exploring Singapore Travelers' Cross-Border Payments and Transactions

This study explores the payment preferences of Singapore travelers when abroad. It delves into various aspects such as the commonly used digital multi-currency accounts, perceptions of safety related to digital payments, the frequency of cash and digital payments, and more. By analysing these factors, the study provides valuable insights into the changing landscape of cross-border transactions and the specific preferences of Singapore travelers when it comes to making payments while overseas.

Dataset Created
June 2023
Markets covered
Singapore only
14 Questions
$0 (Free)

- N=1,000 respondents in Singapore

- This study screens out respondents who have never travelled overseas


The following formats are available for purchase:

  • Tabulation (XLS)
  • Raw datafile (CSV or XLS)
  • Live Canvas Dashboard
Question samples
  • Payment methods used by Singaporeans when traveling overseas
  • Preferences for payment method while traveling abroad
  • Types of digital multi-currency accounts commonly used
  • Preference for physical or virtual cards
  • Concerns regarding digital payment methods when traveling abroad
  • Frequency of cash versus digital payments when traveling overseas
  • Sentiment regarding the safety of using digital payment methods

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