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Informr score
Remitly currently has an Informr score of 7.5 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 17 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

What the Critics Are Saying...


Overall, Remitly is an easy and fast way to send money home if you live in one of the 28 sending countries. Their Economy service is competitive on fees and the Express service is also reliable and a good option if you’re happy to pay the premium. Even though their fee structure is not transparent a...

- Quinn Askeland, Transumo

Remitly is a suitable, low-cost option for anyone wanting to send money to family and friends back home in less developed countries. It's easy to sign up and use, although there are strict limitations on the amounts you can send, and the exchange rate profit margin added is very variable. Neverthele...

- Yvonne Taylor, Finty

Remitly is an excellent money transfer provider (9.1/10) and is highly recommended by the experts at Monito. Serving over three million customers across the globe, Remitly is trusted and highly credible (8.9/10) and very well-rated by customers (9.8/10). Though it ranks highly across the board, Remi...

- Jan Watermann, Monito

Remitly is a mixed bag. It boasts several methods for receiving money, such as via a mobile device or with home delivery. Plus, it charges low to no fees for transfers to some countries. But some transfer methods are limited, and fees for money transfers to certain countries can be high.

- John Egan, Korrena Bailie, Forbes

Remitly is a no-nonsense international money transfer company. It is operational in 100+ countries and is adept at sending money to Central and South American countries, the Philippines, Asia, and several African countries. It is ideal for migrant workers, and new immigrants sending money back home....



Headquarters Seattle, WA, USA
# of Supported Recipient Countries 175
# of Supported Sender Currencies 16
Supported sender currency EUR, AUD, CAD, CYP, CZK, DKK, IEP, CHF, NZD, NOK, PLN, SGD, SKK, SEK, GBP, USD
Minimum Transfer Amount No
Daily Transfer Limit $2999
Minimum Fee $0.49
Time to Open an Account Few minutes
Documents Required Identification, Proof of address
Transfer Time (Minimum) Few minutes
Wire Type ACH Transfer, Wire Transfer
Exchange Rate Type Indicative
Payment Option Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Mobile App Android, iOS
SMS Notifications Yes
Email Updates Yes
Customer Support
Telephone Support


Email Support
Live Chat Support Yes

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