With our bank-beating exchange rates and small fee, sending money to the USA is up to 8 times cheaper with Currencyfair than the banks. Make sure you get the best value when sending money to your family.
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Trusted by over 130,000 customers worldwide, CurrencyFair has a 5-star rating with independent review site Trustpilot. You can be confident your money is secure when using CurrencyFair to do a money transfer to the USA.
Easy & Convenient
Get started in minutes with our simple signup process. Send money to the USA on the go with our mobile app, and stay up to date at every stage of your transfers with our email updates.
How to do a USD money transfer in three simple steps.
Create your free account
Opening your account is quick and easy and can take just minutes.
Set up your transaction
Tell us the amount and currency you want to exchange into USD, and send the money to your CurrencyFair account by bank transfer.
Transfer your money
We'll convert your money to USD at the best available rate, and transfer it to your recipient.
World-class Customer Support
Our amazing customer support team are on standby to help you when need them. Get an answer to your question, fast.
Some common questions people ask when sending money to the United States
How long will it take for my money to reach the USA?
Sending in money to your CurrencyFair account can vary depending on the currency. GBP typically reaches us in the same business day, EUR 2 business days, whereas other currencies may take up to 5 days. After we have exchanged your money into USD, money transfers of USD typically take 1-2 business days. Find out more about our estimated processing times.
Is my money safe?
Yes. CurrencyFair is fully regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Customer funds are ring fenced to ensure maximum security and protection, meaning your money is in safe hands.
How can I top up my CurrencyFair account?
You can top up your CurrencyFair account through a bank transfer. Additionally customers with Irish debit cards can make debit card payments, while Australian residents can use BPAY to top up their account.
Do I need to verify my account?
As a fully regulated financial services business, we are required to verify the identity of all our customers. Where possible we attempt to speed up the process through electronic checks. Where this isn’t possible, we require up to two proofs of identification and proofs of address.
How to Send Money to the USA • Money Transfers to the USA
How CurrencyFair can help you transfer money to the USA
Tired of paying hidden fees and charges on your international money transfers? With CurrencyFair, you can transfer money to a bank account in the USA, at a bank-beating exchange rate. By transferring through CurrencyFair's US-based bank account, you'll avoid any international transfers fees, saving you even more money on your transfer.
To send money to the USA, simply set up your account and choose how you would like to exchange your money:
Send in your money to be exchanged at the best available rates as soon as it arrives, and transfer out for one small fee.
Choose your Rate
Or use our unique Exchange feature to request an exchange rate and wait for the market to match it.
Take a look at our process times to find out how long you can expect your exchange to take.
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