How to send money to Indonesia
Discover how to send money to Indonesia at the best IDR rate in four easy steps
1. Make sure the IDR conversion rate is at your advantage
Sending money on a date when the mid-market is higher than usual gives your more IDR for your money. We recommend our users to set-up smart alerts to stay on top of the evolution of the mid-market.
2. Go with the most interesting option by comparing the 15 available companies.
Our comparison engine lists quite a few companies to make money transfers to Indonesia, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, OFX, Xendpay. Sending money with the best money transfer provider from the list is a sure way to save money.
3. Choose the best option for your needs
Based on which criteria will make your choice? Exchange rate and fees, speed of transfer, customer reviews? Evaluate the pros and cons of the different options before deciding which provider to use.
You may also want to consider the pay-in and pay-out methods. Providers often give you the option to pay by wiring the money from your bank account or by cards (credit or debit). On the recipient's side in Indonesia, select the right option, whether you need the money to be transferred to your recipient's account or available for pick-up in cash at an agent location.
4. Sign up and get started wih your transfer with the provider you selected
Visit the money transfer provider's homepage to complete the sign-up process (you most of the time have to provide some ID documents to confirm your identity), and get started with your transfer.