16 04, 2017
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Transferwise Review: The Best Easiest Way to Transfer Money Abroad

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There are a few services that have revolutionized the financial industry. Credit cards, many years ago, were one. Online banking was another. Paypal, back when it first came out, again another transformative service. And Transferwise is yet another. Founded in 2011, Transferwise has gone on to start a money transfer revolution and, in the process,

16 03, 2017

The Cheapest Ways To Send Money Internationally

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Let’s do something we rarely do and deal with just the numbers for a change. In this article, we have compared 12 of the cheapest money transfer companies. They allow you to send money internationally without having to break the bank. With the exception of Transferwise, you are going to have to do a few

12 03, 2017

TransferWise vs. CurrencyFair: Which is Better (in 2017)?

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Both TransferWise and CurrencyFair are very good companies and both worth looking into if you want to send money abroad. Some of the criticisms listed on this article are a little cutting, but none of them are deal breakers. Note, this article has been updated for 2017 There are criticisms that may push you to

10 03, 2017
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7 of the Best Ways to Send Money Abroad (2017 Edition)

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Sometimes we need to send money abroad, either to someone else or to yourself. But if you've every tried to transfer money internationally, well, you know it's not as simple as it might seem. There can be many factors that surface such as exchange rates, service fees, and the time required before the recipient actually

10 03, 2017
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Money Transfer Companies Compared (2017 Edition)

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Here is a run down of eight of the most popular money transfer companies (out of dozens). Each company has been compared in the same way to make the comparisons as fair as possible. The only place you will find opinion is in the comment and conclusion section that each transfer company has. The companies

9 03, 2017
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ACH Transfers: How They Work, What Are They, Should I Use Them?

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If you have sent or received money in the past, there is a good chance that an Automated Clearing House was involved. If you receive a transfer that isn’t instant or where you have to wait overnight, then an Automated Clearing House (ACH) was probably involved. When an ACH is involved, the process will always

8 03, 2017

The Best Ways To Send Money to Individuals

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People always owe others money  as this has been the case since the origins of money. If somebody doesn’t owe somebody money there is always somebody who wants to send money to a family or friend. There is never a shortage of people needing to send money and because of this over time there has

8 03, 2017
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The Ultimate Guide To Wire Transfers

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Due to the popularity of the Internet and electronic transfers, the term “Wire transfers” has become a little polluted and confusing. That is why we have created our ultimate guide to wire transfers. It explains what wire transfers are, what they used to be, what they are traditionally defined as, and how they compare to

2 03, 2017
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Best Way to Send Money to Thailand (Without Transfer Fees & Currency Ripoffs)

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There are a few ways that you may send money to Thailand. The method you choose will depend on the amount of money you wish to transfer, how quickly you need it, and how you intend to use the money while you are in Thailand. If you spend a lot of time in Thailand, then

1 03, 2017

The Cheapest Ways To Get Your Currency Exchanged

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Many of our articles have considered the different ways to exchange currency and transfer money. We have discussed the best way to find a good exchange company, what you should look for in an exchange company, and the ways they make money. Now, we consider what you can do to save as much money as