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Belize Money: the Belize Dollar

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Belize Money: the Belize Dollar

Belize Money: the Belize Dollar

Money in Belize:

The Belize Dollar: One unit of Belize currency is called the dollar. The Belize dollar is divided into 100 cents.

Exchange Rate:

The exchange rate of the Belize dollar to the US dollar is pegged at approximately two to one, which means one Belize dollar is around 50 cents US. For exact exchange rates, visit Yahoo! Finance.

History:

As Belize used to be a British colony, the Belize dollar used to be pegged to the British pound, but was pegged to the US dollar at 2:1 in 1978.

Belize money tips:

The US dollar is widely accepted all over Belize.

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