The Top 7 Forces Impacting the AUD to PHP Exchange Rate

  • Posted by Hieu on May 5, 2015 in Economic Market Exchanging Money Insight

For today’s AUD to PHP exchange rate, use calculator at top right (if you’re on mobile, view AUD to PHP here)


How to Make an International Bank Transfer, Step by Step

  • Posted by Jason on May 3, 2015 in Banking Insight

The first time you start an international bank transfer, you’re likely to run into some confusion. There’s so much confusing terminology: ‘SWIFT’, ‘IBAN’ and ‘BIC’. What does any of this even mean? Fortunately for you, we’re going to take you through this step by step – you’ll be a total whizz in no time. We’ll also give you some tips on avoiding large international bank transfer fees.


Safe Money Transfers – Avoiding Money Transfer & Remittance Fraud

  • Posted by Hieu on March 23, 2015 in Insight

It’s no secret that sending money online can be risky. Many fraudsters and scam artists make a living from conning online victims out of their hard earned money. The best way to make sure you’re performing safe money transfers is to teach yourself to spot these scams. We’re going to take a look at some of the most common Paypal and Western Union scams around, and teach you how to avoid them.


The Best Money Transfer Credit Cards in the UK – Need to Know Info

  • Posted by Jason on March 10, 2015 in Insight

Money transfer cards are a service that allow you to take funds from your credit card and deposit it straight into your checking account. You might find this useful if you’re looking for a way to pay off your overdraft or get some quick cash for an emergency. It’s important to be careful though – the devil is in the detail when signing up for a card like this. Make sure you know exactly what you’re getting yourself in for.


How to Send Money Abroad Online – Without the Risks

  • Posted by Jason on March 9, 2015 in Exchanging Money Insight

Normally, to send money abroad, a risk is involved – after all, who knows if it will make it to the other side intact? These risks can easily be heavily reduced by sending your money through a secure, reputable provider. OrbitRemit offers a number of security measures and gives you plenty of transparent information on your transfer, so you know exactly where your money is at all times.


Paypal Alternatives for the UK and Beyond

  • Posted by Paul on March 5, 2015 in Banking Insight Technology

It’s fair to say at this point that Paypal is a large, internationally-recognised company known worldwide for its money transfer services. However, bigger isn’t always better – many people have complained about Paypal’s high fees, poor customer service and a system vulnerable to fraudsters. Fortunately for the UK, there are always Paypal alternatives. We’re going to take a look at some of these in this post .


Find the Best Foreign Currency Rates: Tips and Techniques

  • Posted by Jason on March 3, 2015 in Exchanging Money Insight

It’s important to remember that every currency exchange provider is unique, from the fees they charge, to the exchange rates that they offer. But how do you find the provider with the best foreign currency rates for your needs? Let’s take a look.


Pinoy Remittance and Doing Business in the Philippines

  • Posted by Paul on February 2, 2015 in Economic Market Insight

Many overseas Filipino workers have flown far from their home in search of opportunity in recent times, in order to support family at home in the Phillipines. As a result, the amount of Pinoy Remittance being sent has grown astronomically, making up 5-10% of GDP in the last few years alone. The Internet has made sending money to the Philippines easier than ever, and with this comes the development of remittance culture to compliment pre-existing businesses.


A Currency Exchange Rate Calculator That Will Save You Money

  • Posted by Jason on February 1, 2015 in Exchanging Money Insight Travel

NOTE: If you’re looking for a quick exchange rate calculator, try the one in the top right hand corner of this page – you’ll love our exchange rates!

$1 New Zealand Dollar (NZD) is 45.21 Rupees (INR). But 1 INR is 0.02 NZD. Hang on, what if I’m sending $1352 NZD and receiving 2835INR. That must mean… that… I have… No idea…


Sending Online Remittances to the Philippines, Fast & Easy

  • Posted by Hieu on January 29, 2015 in Insight

Sending online remittance to Philippines has never been easier – after all, it just takes a few clicks.