What CurrencyFair does well
Supported destination currencies - 21 currencies. AED, AUD, CAD, CHF, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, INR, NOK, NZD, PHP, PLN, SEK, SGD, THB, USD, ZAR.
International presence - CurrencyFair local offices can be found in Ireland, UK, Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia.
Customer support - CurrencyFair’s customer support is very good. Local offices in Ireland and Australia provide 24/5 support.
Foreign language support - CurrencyFair’s website is available in English, French and German.
Where CurrencyFair could improve
USA support - No support for US residents.
Local settlement accounts - Not all currencies support local bank transfer payments to CurrencyFair. This can mean higher fees by intermediary banks. (Read more in the CurrencyFair fees section).
CurrencyFair payment bank accounts - These have changed with some frequency. This can cause customer confusion and time while funds are paid to the wrong banks.
What PayPal does well
Supported countries - PayPal provides its services in more than 200 countries and territories.
Multilingual website - You can use the PayPal website in different languages.
Where PayPal could improve
Local phone support - PayPal could do better by providing local phone support in countries with large customer bases.
PayPal scores better in the Support and Countries category.