Transfer Money Online
Transfer money abroad with the 1st Contact Forex money transfer service, the affordable way to send money online internationally. We specialise in international bank to bank money transfers. We transfer money to and from most destinations around the world including but not limited to the United Kingdom, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Poland, Europe, Canada, the USA and UAE.
Unbeatable exchange rates
We put all of our time and effort into sourcing the best exchange rates and providing the most competitive service. Banks do individual transfers were as we transfer in bulk. Bulk buying equals better rates for us and better rates for you. It’s simple; we pass a portion of our saving onto you, whereas the banks; well they just pocket a bigger profit.
We process our transfers in bulk, and for this reason we are able to source preferable banking relationships internationally. This helps us to make huge savings in fees, which we pass on to our clients. In addition, all clients automatically receive every 5th transfer free of charge!
We offer an around the clock service. Transferring money online with us is quick, easy and secure. Our online payment portal is available to access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from wherever you are in the world.
Debit & credit cards accepted
Our unique debit & credit card payment portal allows you to charge your card securely and conveniently in minutes, while securing your own exchange rate at the same time. The rate you see is the rate you get!
Online transactions clear within a maximum of 3 working days from date of completion (it’s usually much quicker) and if you are in a hurry, we can ensure it is cleared within one working day, for a small fee.
How to send money abroad, in 5 simple steps…
- Register online – it’s free, takes 2 minutes and there is no obligation to transfer.
- Activate your account - scan or photograph your passport and proof of address (signed and dated by you) and e-mail that to us.
- Instruct your transfer – log into your 1st Contact account, click on ‘New transfer’ and provide the necessary details for your transfer (Transfer destination/payment method/recipient details/transfer amount).
- Pay for your transfer - You can either charge your UK debit or credit card online when you instruct your transfer,or you transfer your funds to us via internet banking after you have submitted your instruction.
- 1st Contact takes over - Once we have received your funds we will process your transfer at an excellent exchange rate and the converted funds will arrive in your overseas account 3 working days (it’s often a lot quicker).
Unrivalled customer service
We pride ourselves on our customer service. Our friendly team of specialised brokers are only a phone call, email or text message away.
Security you can trust
We are trusted by more than 40,000 registered clients, and we do over 100,000 transactions per year. We are registered and licensed with all the right institutions, click here
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Transferring somewhere specific? Click here
to send money to Australia from UK Click here
to transfer money from Australia to UK Click here
to send money to South Africa Click here
if you are interested in transferring money from South Africa to UK Click here
to send money to New Zealand Click here
if you are interested in sending money from New Zealand to the UK Click here
to send money to account in Poland Click here
to transfer money to Poland Click here
for cheap ways to send money to Canada Click here
to send money from UK to USA Click here
for money transfers to Hong Kong Click here
to send money to Singapore from UK Click here
to send money to UAE from UK