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Brunei uses the Brunei Dollar (B$, BND). It is interchangeable with the Singapore Dollar 1:1, and Singapore Dollar cash is also generally accepted.
I used Chip and PIN and Contactless without any issues wherever I saw the MasterCard logo. It would be wise to carry cash, as card isn’t accepted everywhere.
ATM’s worked whenever I tried them - I used a few branches of Baiduri Bank in Bandar Seri Begawan. Magstripe was enabled on my card already, and I didn’t try it without. The ATM’s I used charged a surcharge of I think around B$2 for an overseas card, but there was no additional charges from Monzo provided of course you’re under the £200 limit.
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