How to send money to Burkina Faso
Discover how to send money to Burkina Faso at the most competitive cost in four easy steps
1. Check the XOF exchange rate against your own currency
Although the evolution of the currency market is fluctuating, it is a good idea to keep an eye on it in order to maximize how much you will receive against your sending currency. We advise our users to take advantage smart alerts to stay updated about the evolution of the XOF exchange rate.
2. Make your choice among the 8 companies sending money to Burkina Faso to find the best deal.
Our comparison engine lists 8 providers offering money transfer services to Burkina Faso, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, OFX, Xendpay. Get the most of your transfer by comparing them all and select the most competitive deal for your money transfer.
3. Pick the best provider with your own criteria
What is the most important for you? The total cost, time for the money to arrive, user ratings? Balance the pros and cons before deciding which provider to use.
You may also want to pay attention to the options to pay for the transfer and receive the money. Credit cards, debit cards or a bank transfer are the most often available payment options to send money to Burkina Faso online. At the other end, in Burkina Faso, choose if you need the money to be deposited on a local bank account or be available for cash pick-up.
4. Sign up and start your transaction with the service of your choice
It is now time to register on the provider's online portal - be aware you will often need to provide an ID and/or a proof of adress - and set upyour transfer.