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Informr score
Xoom currently has an Informr score of 7.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 19 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

What the Critics Are Saying...


Xoom may not zoom to the top of everyone’s list for providers of international money transfers, since it’s not the cheapest option out there. But Xoom does offer services that other transfer companies don’t.

- John Egan, Korrena Bailie, Forbes
LOANS Canada
LOANS Canada

This company is highly credible, especially considering that they are backed by the repute of PayPal. It is well-reviewed and uses a detailed verification process to limit risk. The site is thoroughly encrypted and offers a safe way to make transfers. Additionally, Xoom offers a refund on transfers...

- Corrina Murdoch, Caitlin Wood, LOANS Canada

When you model your Xoom international transfer online or in the Xoom app, you’ll see the different options and fees that will apply to your payment. Don’t forget there will also be a charge rolled into the exchange rate used.

- Justin Rampono, Exiap

Xoom is a poor money transfer provider (6.4/10), rarely recommended by Monito’s experts. Though it is a reputable provider (8.6/10) and is highly rated by its users (8.9/10), Xoom regularly has some of the worst fees and exchange rates in the market (1.2/10). Despite its overall rankings, Xoom is co...

- Olivia Willemin, Monito

Is Xoom worth it even though it may cost more in fees and exchange rates? We believe it is, as the company has shown that it’s reliable and able to offer a good, and most importantly, quick service. Still, we do recommend doing some research before sending in a transfer and comparing the costs of Xo...

- Kenneth James, Transferly


Headquarters San Francisco, California
# of Supported Recipient Countries 160
# of Supported Sender Currencies 4
Supported sender currency -
Minimum Transfer Amount No
Daily Transfer Limit $2999
Minimum Fee $2.99
Time to Open an Account Few minutes
Documents Required Identification, Proof of address
Transfer Time (Minimum) Few minutes
Wire Type ACH Trasfer
Exchange Rate Type Locked-in
Payment Option Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Mobile App Android, iOS
SMS Notifications Yes
Email Updates Yes
Customer Support
Telephone Support


English and Filipino:

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Pacific Monday-Saturday


6:00 AM to 7:00 PM Pacific Monday–Saturday


3:00 am – 6:00 pm, Quebec time zone (EST)

Email Support Yes
Live Chat Support No

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