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Informr score
WorldRemit currently has an Informr score of 8.5 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...


There is no service that can cater to everyone. If you want to quickly transfer smaller amounts at a reasonable cost, WorldRemit is a good choice. And, it is particularly good if you need cash pickup. They are also reasonably transparent about their fees and exchange rates, so you can easily make a...

- Transumo

Overall, WorldRemit is a good money transfer service that customers seem to be happy with. It offers a convenient, secure, and affordable alternative to banks. Of course, there are a few negative reviews, but they are in the minority.

- Aman, Comparism
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WorldRemit accepts clients from more than 50 countries, and sends to 130. Similar to Western Union’s business model, the target audience are immigrants and expats, who are sending small amounts of money home. WorldRemit definitely does it better than the industry giants by incurring less fees and ma...

- Money Transfer Comparison

WorldRemit is an online-only service for the sender (unlike, for example, Western Union, which provides an over-the-counter service at branches and agencies) but has plenty of funds delivery options (unlike PayPal). It remains true to its origins by offering a comprehensive service particularly suit...

- Yvonne Taylor, Finty

WorldRemit was set up from the beginning to help people get more money home when transferring money overseas. They can charge lower fees than banks because they have much lower running costs. They make it easy to sign up and be verified online. Once the WorldRemit is installed on your mobile sending...

- Justin Rampono, Exiap


Headquarters London, UK
# of Supported Recipient Countries 134
# of Supported Sender Currencies 70
Supported sender currency -
Minimum Transfer Amount $0.01
Daily Transfer Limit Depends on the recipient country
Minimum Fee $1.99
Time to Open an Account Few minutes
Documents Required Identification, Proof of address
Transfer Time (Minimum) Instant
Wire Type ACH Transfer, Wire Transfer
Exchange Rate Type Locked-in
Payment Option Bank Transfer
Mobile App Android, iOS
Email Updates Yes
Customer Support
Telephone Support


Email Support No
Live Chat Support Yes

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