SHP to PAB

Convert Saint Helena Pound to Panamanian Balboa

1 SHP = 0.7898 PAB

Rule of thumb

When you are abroad and you just want to get a quick estimate, use this rule of thumb:

Deduct 20% (one fifth) of theamount in Saint Helena Pound (SHP) to get it in Panamanian Balboa (PAB)

How to convert Saint Helena Pound to Panamanian Balboa

Converting currencies can be done through various channels. Currency exchange services at banks or online platforms offer a straightforward solution—simply input the amount and desired currency. Online converters and ATMs also provide convenient options, while credit cards automatically handle conversions during international transactions.

How much does it cost to convert SHP to PAB

The cost of converting SHP to PAB depends on the method chosen. Exchange services may charge fees or offer slightly different rates. Online platforms and ATMs may have transaction fees, and credit cards might include foreign transaction fees. It’s essential to compare options and consider associated costs before deciding on a conversion method.

Saint Helena Pound to Panamanian Balboas conversion rates

1 SHP0.79 PAB
5 SHP3.95 PAB
10 SHP7.90 PAB
20 SHP15.80 PAB
50 SHP39.49 PAB
100 SHP78.98 PAB
250 SHP197.44 PAB
500 SHP394.88 PAB
1000 SHP789.76 PAB
2000 SHP1,579.52 PAB
5000 SHP3,948.81 PAB
10000 SHP7,897.61 PAB
1 PAB1.27 SHP
5 PAB6.33 SHP
10 PAB12.66 SHP
20 PAB25.32 SHP
50 PAB63.31 SHP
100 PAB126.62 SHP
250 PAB316.55 SHP
500 PAB633.10 SHP
1000 PAB1,266.21 SHP
2000 PAB2,532.41 SHP
5000 PAB6,331.03 SHP
10000 PAB12,662.06 SHP

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How to transfer money? And how long does it take?

Peer-to-peer payment apps like Venmo or PayPal offer quick transactions. Wire transfers through banks are an option but can take a few days. Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin or Ethereum, provide a decentralized alternative for transferring funds globally, offering speed and some degree of anonymity.

Look out for exchange scams

Look out forDescription
Unofficial Currency ExchangesStreet individuals and kioks may offer attractive rates and/or give counterfeit currency. Use established offices for safety.
Dynamic Currency ConversionSome ATMs offer less favorable exchange rates. Opt for local currency to avoid extra fees during transactions.
Overcharging at Exchange OfficesTourist-heavy areas may charge higher fees. Compare rates and be aware of additional fees before transactions.
Fake Banknote SwitchBe cautious during exchanges to prevent scammers from switching real currency with counterfeits. Count money carefully.
Inflated CommissionsExchange offices may have hidden fees. Inquire about the total cost, including commissions, before exchanging money.
Always know exactly how the coins and notes from the currency look like. Know or ask about exchange rate and fees beforehand and count your money carefully afterwards. Look at the chart, when was the last price update? Use your calculator to verify.

Currency Information

SHP stands for Saint Helena Pound, the currency of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha. It can be used as legal tender only in these territories.

The PAB, or Panamanian Balboa, is the official currency of Panama. It has the same value and is used interchangeably with the United States dollar in Panama. The PAB is only used as legal tender within Panama and is not accepted in any other countries.

Cost of Living Comparison

When it comes to daily expenses, the cost of groceries and dining out plays a significant role. Here we look at the average weekly cost for basic groceries and dining out at a mid-range restaurant dinner for two people.

LocationWeekly GroceriesDining Out for Two
Saint Helena€#N/A€#N/A
Panama€80€40
All numbers in Euros for easy comparison.

Keep in mind that these figures are approximations, and actual costs can vary based on specific locations and individual choices.