Currency formatting

Modified on: Mon, 20 May, 2019 at 2:55 PM

To help your customers easily read the amounts shown on your store, you can change how currencies are displayed on your store with our short guide below

On this page:

- Currency formatting types

- Currency formatting options

- Change the currency formatting

Currency formatting types

In total, there are 2 different currency formats that are used in different parts of your store

NameUsed in
HTML without currencyOnline store and ShopBase admin
Email without currencyNotifications and Order Printer template

Currency formatting options

There are a few ways you can show your currency amounts on your store

Money formatRoundedExample


  • The amounts will be rounded up if the decimal number is 50 or greater, or rounded down if it below 50.
  • Currency format is rounded to 2 decimal places. Regardless of which currency format you chose, your store's checkout will always show decimal places

Change the currency formatting


  1. From your ShopBase admin, go to Settings > General
  2. In the Store currency, click Change formatting
  3. In each of the fields, replace the current currency format, such as {{amount}}, with a new one that you want to use from the options table. 
  4. Click Save

If you need our assistance with the formatting, don't hesitate to shoot an email. We are here to help!

ShopBase team.

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