One of the largest money transfer networks with a global coverage Wide range of payment options (cash, mobile wallet, bank accounts)
Small World Financial Services is a money transfer company operating under different brand names (UNO, Express Funds, Global Link, Choice, Swiss Transfers, LCC, Universal de Envíos) from more than 20 countries (mostly in Europe, the United States and Canada) and allowing you to send money to 183 countries.
You can transfer money from their online platform, by using their mobile app (available for iOS and Android), over the phone, or at one of their affiliated agent locations. They are one of the few money transfer companies able to send money to that many countries and also offer a variety of options to receive the money (cash pick-up, deposit to bank account and mobile wallets, and airtime top-ups).
The website of Small World FS can be a bit confusing and difficult to navigate, and their customer support aren’t always prompt to answer questions. The information isn’t always presented in a clear fashion.
Small World FS is a particularly interesting solution to send money to countries where the only other options are banks or traditional money transfer operators, as they can offer better rates and lower fees. For countries for which other online money transfer operators are available, Small World FS exchange rates and fees may not be as competitive and it may be cheaper to use different services.
Small World FS has 4 out of 5 stars on Trustpilot, with a good 7.9/10 score from more than 2000 reviews. While almost 60% of customers give Small World FS a 5 star rating, 15% of reviewers are disappointed in Small World FS services and give them 1 or 2 stars only. Small World FS customer service agents answer almost all negative reviews on Trustpilot to try and help their users.
Small World FS is one of the largest money transfer companies in the world, with more than 450 employees.
The different entities of the company are all regulated by the financial authorities of the country they operate in.
Small World’s website is secured with SSL encryption, which means it’s safe to transfer money online from their platform.
1. Check the rates for the country you want to send money to and create an account on the Small World FS website
2. Enter the beneficiary’s information.
3. Make the payment to Small World FS (by bank transfer, or by debit or credit card in the UK)
4. Send the documents asked by the compliance team if needed
You can also send money at an affiliate store or agent location, where you can pay by cash, or through their call centers.
|Time to open an account||A few minutes|
|Maximum amount||Depends from countries|
|Advanced currency contracts||No|
|Required documents||ID, Proof of Address, Proof of Funds|
|Type of service provider||Global money transfer operators|
|Jurisdiction||Canada/Italy/Portugal/Spain/Switzerland/United Kingdom/United States|
|Service hour||Business Hours|
|Phone||44 (0) 2031980387|