How to send money to American Samoa
Learn how to make a money transfer to American Samoa at the best USD rate in four easy steps
1. Check the USD interbank exchange rate against the currency you want to send
Sending money on a day where the exchange rate is favorable is a good way to optimize your transfer. Monitor the evolution of the United States dollar exchange rate and send the money when the USD rate gets to a specific level.
2. Find the best deal by comparing the available companies.
We compare quite a few services to transfer money to American Samoa, such as TransferWise, Western Union, Currencies Direct, CurrencyFair, OFX. Optimize your transfer by comparing all your options and find the best deal for your money transfer.
3. Pick the best option for your transfer
Decide if you’re looking for the money transfer company with the best price, the shortest transfer time, best customer ratings, or a good combination of the three.
In addition, you may want to consider the payment solution and pay-out options. Credit cards, debit cards or a bank transfer are the most common pay-in options to send money to American Samoa online. To receive the money in American Samoa, you can decide if your want the money to be deposited on a local bank account or available for pick-up in cash at an agent location.
4. Sign up and start your transfer to American Samoa with the company you selected
Visit the money transfer provider's homepage to register - be prepared to give an offical ID and/or a proof of adress - and get started with your money transfer to American Samoa.