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Money Transfer

How do exchange rates work and how to get the best one?

Transferring money abroad and exchanging currency is familiar to those living in the diaspora. But even those who transfer money abroad regularly might find it hard to understand how exchange rate works. So, what is a good exchange rate? How can you get the most value for your hard-earned money?…

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8 things to do before using a money transfer app

Money transfer and e-wallet apps have turned our smartphones into mobile payment devices. We can now quickly pay for goods and services without cash or bank cards. But is it safe? Here are our top internet security tips for staying safe when sending money using your mobile phone.…

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How to open a bank account in the US as a non-citizen

Living, working and shopping in the US are all made easier with a US bank account. But getting one can be a little complicated if you’re not a US citizen. At WorldRemit, we’ve put together some tips and advice to help non-citizens open a bank account in the US with minimal fuss.…

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Helpful tips for sending money online this Christmas

Sending money to family back home is one of the simplest and most appreciated gifts you can give. This article will help you with your holiday transfers.…

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Our gift ideas for Diwali

We've come up with a list of Diwali gift ideas to inspire you. Plus, if you are away from home, you can easily send money as a gift with WorldRemit.…

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Tips on bringing up money savvy kids

WorldRemit is passionate about supporting education. We bring you a few tips to help you teach your children to be money savvy as they grow into adults.…

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Make the most of our cash pickup service

We know that there’s an important story behind every transaction that’s sent with us. That’s why our cash pick up service is so easy to manage. To ensure you enjoy an effortless experience with our online service, we share five top tips to help you prevent or quickly fix any hiccups along the way.…

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What do I need to use WorldRemit?

There is a first time for everything. We prepared a list of all the information to get you started.…

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How to stay safe and avoid online Covid-19 scams

The coronavirus outbreak might be the most significant global event of our lifetime. People around the world are fearing for their safety and the lives of their loved ones. For migrants, it is even harder. Not being able to hold or comfort your family at this tragic time is heartbreaking…

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The best money transfer services to South Africa

Do you need to send money to South Africa? You want to use a money transfer service that's fast, secure and offers great value and convenience. We've prepared some tips for you.…