How to send money to the United Arab Emirates
Find out how to make a money transfer to the United Arab Emirates with the best rate with these 4 steps
1. Check the AED interbank exchange rate against your sending currency
Although the evolution of the currency market is uncertain, it never hurts to keep an eye on it to optimize how much you will get for your money. You should set-up our smart alerts to check the AED mid-market rate against your currency.
2. Compare the 24 providers sending money to the United Arab Emirates in order to find the best one.
We compare quite a few providers able to send money to the United Arab Emirates, such as TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, CurrencyFair, Currencies Direct. You will save big by comparing them all to find the most competitive one for your money transfer.
3. Select the best money transfer company for your specific needs
Pick provider with the lowest fees and best exchange rates, fastest transfer speed, best customer ratings, or the best compromise.
You may also want to take into account the payment solution and pay-out options. Most of the time you'll find money transfer companies allowing you to pay by bank transfer, some will also give you the option to pay by debit and credit cards. In United Arab Emirates, look at different options if you need the money to be sent directly to the recipient's bank account or be available for cash pick-up.
4. Sign up and get started wih your transaction with the money transfer provider of your choice
Go to the money transfer provider's homepage to go through the sign-up process (you normally have to provide some information to prove your identity), and set upyour transaction.