How to send money to Gambia
Learn how to send money to Gambia at the lowest cost in 4 easy steps
1. Check the GMD rate against the currency you want to send
Although the currency market is impossible to predict, it never hurts to monitor it in order to optimize how much you (or your recipient) receives after the currency exchange. We advise our users to take advantage smart alerts to follow the GMD mid-market's evolution.
2. Go with the most interesting deal by comparing all the available options.
Monito lists quite a few services to transfer money to Gambia, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, Xendpay, Azimo. You can save a lot of money by comparing them all to find the most competitive deal for your transfer.
3. Select the best money transfer company for your transfer
Decide if you’re looking for the option with the overall most competitive cost, the faster transfer time, highest score among customer reviews, or a combination of these factors.
You may also want to have a look at the pay-in and pay-out methods. You can find money transfer companies allowing you to transfer the money directly from your bank account, others will also allow you to pay with your cards. On the recipient's side in Gambia, you can decide if your want the amount in GMD to be sent directly to the recipient's bank account or received in cash (from an agent location).
4. Sign up and start your money transfer to Gambia with the provider of your choice
It is now time to fill the sign-up form on the provider's website (you usually have to upload some ID documents to prove your identity), and get started with your transaction.