There are few ATMs outside Dili. Expensive hotels sometimes accept credit cards.

Exchange Rates

AustraliaA$1US$0.80
Euro€1US$1.18
Indonesia10,000RpUS$0.74
SingaporeS$1US$0.74
UKUK£1US$1.30

Tipping

Only tip if you genuinely feel the service deserves it. If you are asked to tip excessively post (an expensive) tour, suggest the guide asks his/her employer to increase their wages.