How to send money to Burkina Faso
Learn how to make a money transfer to Burkina Faso with the best XOF exchange rate in a few easy steps
1. Make sure the XOF exchange rate is favorable
Although the evolution of the exchange rate is uncertain, it never hurts to monitor it in order to maximize how much you will get for your money. It's a good idea to use our smart alerts to stay on top of the XOF mid-market rate against your currency.
2. Go with the most interesting option by comparing all providers.
Our comparison engine lists quite a few services to make money transfers to Burkina Faso, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, OFX, Xendpay. Picking the right provider from the more than 8 available options is a sure way to save on fees and exchange rate.
3. Choose the best service for your transfer
Do you need to make a transfer to Burkina Faso at the lowest cost, as fast as possible or with the top rated company?
In addition, you may want to have a look at the pay-in/out methods. Bank transfer or credit/debit cards are the most often available pay-in methods to send money to Burkina Faso online. In Burkina Faso, you can decide if your want the amount in XOF to be deposited on a local bank account or received in cash (from an agent location).
4. Sign up and start your transfer to Burkina Faso with the money transfer provider of your choice
Now, simply complete the sign-up form on the money transfer provider's online portal - be prepared to give an ID document and/or a proof of adress - and configure your transfer.