How to send money to Sierra Leone
Learn how to make a money transfer to Sierra Leone with the lowest fees and best rates in 4 easy steps
1. Check if the SLL mid-market rate is favorable
Sending money on a day where the exchange rate is favorable is a good way to optimize your transfer. It might be interesting for you to take advantage our smart alerts to stay on top of the evolution of the mid-market.
2. Find the optimal deal by comparing all options.
Monito lists 7 providers offering money transfer services to Sierra Leone, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, Azimo, WorldRemit. Optimize your transfer by comparing all your options and find the best option for your upcoming transfer.
3. Pick the best money transfer company for your transfer
Are you looking for the money transfer company with the lowest fees and best exchange rates, fastest transfer speed, best customer reviews, or a good compromise.
Another important aspect is to consider the payment solution and pay-out options. You will often find providers allowing you to wire the money from your bank account, some will also give you the option to pay by debit and credit cards. In Sierra Leone, look at different options if you need the money to be deposited on a local bank account or received in cash (from an agent location).
4. Sign up and start your transfer with the company of your choice
The last step is to complete the sign-up form on the provider's online portal - be prepared to upload an ID and/or a proof of adress - and get started with your transfer to Sierra Leone.