Send Money To Samoa

Updated on September 13, 2020
Personal
Business
From
United States Flag
United States
USD
To
Samoa Flag
Samoa
WST
1 USD equals
2.626 WST
09/13/2020 5:19 PM UTC
 
How much to transfer?
$1-1k
$1k-10k
$10k +
Provider
Features
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OFX Logo
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    0.4% margin for new customers referred by iCompareFX
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    Fee-free transfers
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    Scheduled transfers
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    Online and phone transfers
$
$
$

low

Fees
87
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medium

2-3 days

Less Information
-

Transfer Options

  • Bank transfer
  • Debit card (UK only)
  • BPAY (Australia only)
  • Direct debit (U.S. only)

Features

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    0.4% margin for new customers referred by iCompareFX
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    Fee-free transfers
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    Scheduled transfers
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    Online and phone transfers

Support

  • Phone
Support
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Phone
$
$
$

low

Fees
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medium

2-3 days

Best For

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    Pay no fees for personal transfers
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    Get competitive exchange rates
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    Lets you schedule transfers with ease
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    Trading in some currencies possible only over the phone
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    Website access only in English

WorldRemit Logo
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    Bank account transfers and cash transfers
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    Mobile airtime and mobile wallets top up
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    Home delivery of transferred funds
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    Multicurrency WorldRemit Wallet
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    Multilingual website
$
$
$

medium

Fees
63
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fast

1-2 days

Less Information
-

Transfer Options

  • Bank Transfer
  • Debit / Credit card
  • Google / Apply Pay
  • POLi (Australia)

Features

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    Bank account transfers and cash transfers
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    Mobile airtime and mobile wallets top up
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    Home delivery of transferred funds
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    Multicurrency WorldRemit Wallet
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    Multilingual website

Support

  • Phone
Support
Phone Icon
Phone
$
$
$

medium

Fees
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fast

1-2 days

Best For

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    Transfers to cash pickup locations
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    Transparent rates and fees
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    Low minimum transfer amount
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    No hedging tools
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    No scheduled transfers

Payoneer Logo
    $
    $
    $

    high

    Fees
    71
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    medium

    2-3 days

    Less Information
    -

    Transfer Options

    • Bank transfer
    • Debit card
    • Credit card
    • Bank debit

    Features

      Support

      • Phone
      Support
      Phone Icon
      Phone
      $
      $
      $

      high

      Fees
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      medium

      2-3 days

      Best For


      TransferWise Logo
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        Transparent fee structure
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        Send money to email addresses
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        Multicurrency account with debit card
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        Multilingual website & app
      $
      $
      $

      low

      Fees
      75
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      fast

      1-2 days

      Less Information
      -

      Transfer Options

      • Bank Transfer
      • Credit Card
      • Debit Card
      • Country specific alternatives

      Features

      • Check Icon
        Transparent fee structure
      • Check Icon
        Send money to email addresses
      • Check Icon
        Multicurrency account with debit card
      • Check Icon
        Multilingual website & app

      Support

      • Phone
      Support
      Phone Icon
      Phone
      $
      $
      $

      low

      Fees
      Speed Icon

      fast

      1-2 days

      Best For

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        User friendly mobile app
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        Multi-currency account
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        Travel debit card
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        No scheduled transfers
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        No dedicated account manager

      How to send money to Samoa

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      Step 1
      Evaluate the competition, create a new account
      Evaluate the competition, create a new account
      You get multiple options from which to choose when sending money to Samoa. If you wish to select the best of the lot, you need to pay close attention to your own requirements.
      Once you find a suitable company, create a new personal or business account.
      You will need to provide some basic information to register.
      Most companies verify the identity of their customers to complete the registration process.
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      Step 2
      Examine exchange rate history, set up your transfer
      Examine exchange rate history, set up your transfer
      Take a close look at the recent history of the WST exchange rate. Determine if you wish to send money to Samoa based on the currency market condition.
      To get started with the transfer process, let your service provider know of the amount you wish to transfer and ask for a rate quote.
      The company locks the rate if you accept the quote.
      It will also ask you for the recipient's Samoan bank account details.
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      Step 3
      Transferring and tracking
      Transferring and tracking
      The company you select basically works as a mediator that assists you in transferring money to Samoa. You need to pay for your transfer using any of the available methods.
      Once the money reflects on your service provider's account, it transfers a previously specified amount to the beneficiary's bank account.
      All prominent companies provide transfer-related updates on their websites and apps. Many send text/email notifications as well.

      Convert USD to WST

      Check out the historical exchange rates for the last thirty days. Learn how much you can save by using a global money transfer company instead of the big banks.
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      Sending money online through specialist money transfer companies.

      Expect to receive between WS$259.97 and WS$261.54 when sending money from USD to WST at today's exchange rate.

      Compare that to sending money overseas through retail banks. Expect to receive approximately WS$249.47, not including additional banking fees. That is an average saving of WS$11.29.
      Currency exchange rate in the last 30 days

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