How to send money to Japan
Learn how to transfer money to Japan with the best exchange rate in 4 easy steps
1. Check the JPY exchange rate against your own currency
Although the evolution of the exchange rate is impossible to predict, it can help you save money to follow it to maximize how much you will receive against your sending currency. We advise our users to subscribe to our smart alerts to track the evolution of the mid-market.
2. Select the best deal by comparing the available money transfer companies.
Monito lists 31 providers able to send money to Japan, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, Currencies Direct, OFX. Going with the most competitive money transfer provider from the more than 31 available options is the best way to save on costs.
3. Choose the best service based on your criteria
Do you need to send money to Japan with the most competitive provider, with the fastest option or with the provider with the best ratings?
Another important aspect is to pay attention to the options to pay for the transfer and receive the money. You can often have providers allowing you to pay by bank transfer, others will also accept cards. On the recipient's side in Japan, choose if you need the amount in JPY to be sent directly to the recipient's bank account or received in cash (from an agent location).
4. Sign up and get started wih your transaction to Japan with the provider of your choice
Visit the money transfer provider's homepage to go through the sign-up process (you normally have to provide information to prove your identity), and configure your transfer to Japan.
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