How to send money to Afghanistan
Find out how to send money to Afghanistan with the best providers in a few easy steps
1. Check the AFN exchange rate against your sending currency
Transfering money on a day where the exchange rate is favorable gives your more AFN for your money. Keep an eye on the mid-market exchange rate and validate your transfer when the exchange rate reaches your target level.
2. Go with the best option by comparing all money transfer providers.
Monito only have a few money transfer providersto make money transfers to Afghanistan (such as Western Union, MoneyGram, 1st Contact Forex) but we still recommend to compare the available solutions to get the best deal.
3. Pick the best service for you
Which criteria is the most important for you? Price, speed of the transaction, user ratings? Examine the pros and cons before selecting the provider.
In addition, it is important to consider the payment solution and pay-out options. You may have the option to pay your transfer by bank wire or by debit or credit cards. In Afghanistan, choose if you need the amount in AFN to be sent directly to the recipient's bank account or available for pick-up in cash at an agent location.
4. Sign up and start your transfer to Afghanistan with the company you selected
Now is the time to complete the sign-up form on the provider's online portal - be aware you will often need to give an offical ID and/or a proof of adress - and set upyour transaction.