Tipping: Normally in Slovakia the bill is rounded up to the nearest multiple of ten but for good service 10% is considered appropriate.
You can pay in cash or with credit cards in the department stores.
- Credit cards are generally accepted in most of the shops.
- Thomas Cook, American Express and Visa traveller's checks are accepted at all larger banks (VÚB, Tatrabanka, Slovenská Sporitežňa) and exchange offices. The exchange fee is in the range of at least 1% of the face value of the check.