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Keeping your funds secure is our priority. Find out how you can protect your international payments and defend yourself against fraud.

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Simple, secure currency transfers

Send and spend money internationally. Great rates, no transfer fees and exceptional service.

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From the once in a lifetime to the everyday.

We help thousands of customers save time and money on international payments of all sizes.

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Large transfers

Property, investments or luxury goods. Speak to a dedicated account manager today to discuss a tailored solution for you.

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Everyday transfers

Studying, working or retiring abroad. Send money 24/7 using our online platform or app.

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Selling US property

Reclaim FIRTPA withholding tax quickly and seamlessly with our multi-currency account.

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Global business. Personal service.

Trusted experts

Established in 1996, we have served more than 500,000 customers and received multiple awards for our expertise and outstanding service.

Global network

We manage more than $12 billion of international payments each year to over 120 countries and have offices and currency specialists across the world.

Personalized service

While our reach is global, we believe in local expertise and a personal approach. We provide dedicated account managers and 24/7 support.

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Your money. Your way.

24/7 transfers online, in app or talk to one of our experts.

Online

Log in to your account to check rates and make transfers 24/7.

In app

Check rates, make transfers, order a card and get spend notifications.

Over the phone

Call us to discuss your requirements.

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Download the app.

  1. Open your camera app.
  2. Focus your camera on the QR code by tapping the code.
  3. Follow the instructions on your screen.


Or download the app directly from the App Store or Google Play.

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Trusted by thousands of happy customers.


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Great rates. Perfect timing.

Exchange rates move every second, so timing is everything. Having a personal account manager help you choose the right time to make your transfer could save you thousands.

And with great rates and no transfer fees, we’re here to help you get more for your money. 

Expert insights

Receive updates from your account manager or sign up to our emails.

Rate alerts

When a rate hits your target, we’ll send you an SMS or email to let you know. 

Target or fix rates

Set transfers to trigger automatically when the exchange rate reaches the target rate or fix the rate in advance.

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Safe and secure.

When you’re moving money abroad, knowing it’s in safe hands is everything.

We are registered as a Money Service Business at federal level at the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FINCEN), a bureau of the U.S. Department of Treasury. We’re also licensed in multiple US states including: Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, Washington.

We’re also authorised by regulators across the world and operate to stringent compliance, security and fraud protection standards.

How we can help you.

We’ve helped people with everything from buying and selling property abroad to school fees and foreign dividends.

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Foreign investments

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Working overseas

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Moving overseas

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Customer stories

Rob and Katherine sold their property in Florida.

“The entire process from end to end was so simple and the team were excellent at securing a great rate to move funds back to the UK.”

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Create an account in minutes and make a transfer today.

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Frequently asked questions.

Just fill out our registration form. It only takes a few minutes. Or call us on 1 (855) 207-3503 (9am – 5pm EST Mon – Fri).

Yes. We’d be happy to hear from you. Call us on 1 (855) 207-3503 (9am – 5pm EST Mon – Fri) or email [email protected].

Zero. We don't charge transfer fees. 

You need an account to use our services. It’s free and only takes a few minutes to set up. Log in to check live exchange rates, set rate alerts, get regular market updates and support from currency experts.

You don’t have to use us to transfer money, but if you ever want to we’ll be ready to help—24/7.

There are regulations in the US that help protect your money and keep people, and financial businesses, safe from fraud. As part of these requirements, you may be asked to provide documents that prove your identity and/or your address. We store your date securely and we’ll never share it with anyone.

Occasionally we may ask for further details, but we’ll let you know as soon as possible if that’s the case.

We’ve been helping individuals and businesses save time and money on their international currency transfers since 1996.

We’re registered as a Money Services Business at federal level with the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”) a bureau of the U.S. Department of Treasury. Currencies Direct Inc. is also licensed as a Money Transmitter in many US states. Find out more.

Whatever works for you—app, online, or talking to one of our experts over the phone. And you can pay for your transfer by bank transfer or debit card. 

Yes, we’ll send you a confirmation email as soon as the currency has been sent.

No. Our contracts are legally binding. Once you’ve confirmed your transfer (by phone, in branch, online or via our app) it can no longer be cancelled.

Take a look at our terms and conditions for more information.

The rate you'll typically see when you do a general search is the ‘interbank rate'—the wholesale rate at which banks, and major financial institutions, buy and sell currency. This isn't available to companies or individuals.

At Currencies Direct we buy currency in bulk at wholesale rates and pass the savings to our customers.

The exchange rate changes every few seconds, but once we agree a rate with you that's the rate you'll get. 

You’ll agree the exchange rate in the app, online, or with your account manager. You’ll be asked to confirm if you’re happy to go ahead with that rate. Once you’ve committed to that rate it is fixed for you, no matter how much the market changes.

We buy currency in bulk at wholesale rates not available to companies or individuals. We add a small margin before selling the currency on at rates that are typically more competitive than the banks. 

Yes. Not only do we have offices all over the world, we can certainly help you cash your US dollar check from overseas, reach out to us at [email protected].