Many people from Niger have travelled abroad to follow work and study opportunities, and many of them send money back to their home country to support their loved ones.
If expats from Niger want to send money to friends and family, they should make sure their transfers are as cheap, fast and hassle-free as possible. If they can’t find the right provider, they could end up spending lots on commission and their recipient could be left waiting around for ages for the money to arrive!
So what options are available to Nigerien expats?
How can I send money to Niger?
If you don’t want to spend time travelling to or queueing in a bank, money transfer outlet or post office, then the best transfer method for you to send money to Niger may be to use an online method, for example a money transfer app or website. You can do this from the comfort of your own home.
Plus, choosing online platforms and apps to transfer money can be much faster and more convenient for both the sender and the recipient. You can save yourself a lot of money on high bank fees, and avoid wasting time with slow processing times! To make sure that you save as much money as possible, it’s important to look for a cheap way to send money to Niger.
Paysend offers a fast, low-cost way to send money to Niger via the Paysend app or website. You can send money to a Mastercard, or to a digital wallet, which gives your recipient lots of flexibility!
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How much does it cost to send money to Niger?
Whereas banks usually charge high fees for your international money transfers, with Paysend you can send money directly to a card or digital wallet in Niger for just £1, $2 or €1.5 (or equivalent, depending on where you’re sending it from).
How much XOF will my recipient receive?
Paysend uses very competitive exchange rates, which, combined with our low fees, means that we provide extremely cheap money transfers to Niger. You can find out exactly how many XOF your recipient will receive by visiting our homepage.
How long does it take to transfer money to Niger?
We know that you want your money to arrive with your recipient fast. 90% of our transfers reach their destination instantly - within 15 seconds of being sent - although it could take up to three days working days if your recipient’s bank isn’t quite as quick as us at processing payments!
Download* the Paysend app now to start sending money cheaply and quickly to Niger.
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