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Money Transfers

Postby JessieP » Thu Feb 10, 2011 10:50 am

Does anyone have any recommendations, I need to do a large transfer of money from GBP to AUD? I want to find a company or bank that offer me a good rate and some advice on the best time to do the transfer. Thanks, Jessie

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby EasyExpat » Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:59 pm

HiFX advertise a lot for those services.

You can also check Currency UK and WorldFirst.
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Re: Money Transfers

Postby JessieP » Tue Feb 22, 2011 12:43 pm

Just a quick message and recommendation. I found a currency exchange company called SAT Worldwide and they did a better rate than the banks, it was really simple and quick AND I was able to speak to and deal with one person who could answer all of my questions and offer me suggestions.

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby claypearn » Mon Apr 04, 2011 8:09 pm

Hi Jessie,

I highly recommend trying to do a transfer online. It will usually save you some money and keep you from driving around and waiting in line at a bank. You need to have a bank account at the country you're sending to. Here's a bunch of info on money transfers:

http://www.workgateways.com/working-uk- ... situation1

Good luck!

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby KylaKevin » Thu May 02, 2013 10:01 am

I recommend you "Western Union Money Transfer" placed at 200 Hammersmith Road
London, Greater London W6 7DL

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby Cyrilexpat » Thu May 02, 2013 1:52 pm

I will certainly not recommend Western Union for your purpose. You will find a range of services in our other website; I encourage you to check and ask their quotes:
http://www.expat-quotes.com/directory/u ... change.htm
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Re: Money Transfers

Postby ChristopheLassuyt » Mon Nov 23, 2015 11:08 am

I have been expat for years now. And I am used to check on a comparison service.

Recently I created one cuz I considered that others are not accurate.

But these 3 are currently young companies working on an accurate way to compare money transfer solutions:
https://tawipay.com : free, wants to integrate real-time quotes, currently under work, service for migrants
https://bestexchangerates.com : free, UK based, compare banks
https://moneytis.com : new & free, integrating real-time quotes

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby anstoyanov » Thu Oct 27, 2016 1:01 pm

This post and the suggestions may be outdated, so here is my recommendation: https://www.transfermate.com. I've been using their services to make large money transfers to USA, Australia and China. The Fees and rates are always better than their competitors. Very happy with the service.

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby anstoyanov » Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:04 pm

I use TransferMate from few years for money transfers to US, Australia and china. Always better rates and fees than others I have tried.

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby ChristopheLassuyt » Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:15 pm

All the best money transfer operators are featured on https://moneytis.com if they share their rates transparently with comparison services.

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby emilieflipot » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:11 pm

https://neomy.io is also a goo way to get the best exchange rates for your money transfers I use it, Neomy is lovely and useful

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Re: Money Transfers

Postby Bedofeelgood » Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:23 pm

Hi!
Still need info?
Cheers

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