How it works: Mobile Money

Send mobile money to your loved ones' phones in an instant

Mobile money is an electronic wallet service. This is available in many countries and allows users to store, send and receive money using their mobile phone.

The safe and easy electronic payments make Mobile money a popular alternative to bank accounts. It can be used on both smartphones and basic feature phones.

Send mobile money

How does WorldRemit work?

Transferring money with us is simple. Check out our 'how it works' video to see how easy it is or follow the steps below:

  1. Create an account
  2. Select where you want to send money from our drop-down country list, enter the amount and how you want to send it. You’ll see our low fees and exchange rate up front
  3. Add your recipient's details
  4. Pay for your transfer

Download our app on the App Store or Google Play Store.

Mobile money usually arrives in your recipient’s mobile wallet instantly. Plus, you and your recipient will be alerted by SMS and email when the transfer is complete.

Check out our FAQs to learn more about sending mobile money.

Send money a different way

If mobile money isn’t available in the country you want to send to, there are other ways to send with WorldRemit, including:

  • Bank transfer: Send money directly to your recipient’s bank account. Find out more.
  • Cash pickup: send money that can be picked up almost instantly (in most countries) from cash pickup locations. Find out more.
  • Airtime top-up: send an airtime top-up to add talk-time or data allowance to your recipient’s mobile phone. Find out more.

Need help?

If you have a question, you’ll probably find the answer on our FAQ page.

If you don’t find the answer you’re looking for, we’re here to help 24/7. Contact us here.

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Why choose WorldRemit?

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We're Fast

95% of our transfers are ready in minutes.

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We're Safe

We use industry-leading technology to protect your money.

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We're Low-Cost

We offer better exchange rates and lower fees than most conventional banks and money transfer services.

A fast and secure way to send money on the go

Download our app for free to send money online in minutes to over 130 other countries. Track your payments and view your transfer history from anywhere.