Send Money to the US

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How to Send Money to the US?

Need to wire money to the US? With our swift and secure international transfer service, converting your home currency into US Dollars is easy. Whether you need to transfer funds to California, Texas, New York Florida Illinois, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia, Michigan or North Carolina, OFX is likely the cheapest way to send money to the USA. With international locations in Toronto, London, San Francisco, and Sydney, we provide 24 hour access to a highly skilled forex team.

Can you use OFX if you live outside the United States?

Unfortunately, no. We can only offer our services to people residing in the US. If you live outside the US, you'll need to register with one of our international branches closest to your residence:

What currencies can OFX convert & transfer to your US bank account?

We can convert and transfer the following currencies:

  • € - Euros
  • DKK- Danish Krone
  • SEK - Swedish Krona
  • C$ - Canadian Dollar
  • ¥ - Japanese Yen
  • S$ - Singapore Dollar
  • £ - British Pound Sterling
  • HK$ - Hong Kong Dollar
  • د.إ - United Arab Emirates Dirham
  • zł - Polish Zloty
  • NOK - Norwegian Krone
  • R - South African Rand
  • CHF - Swiss Franc
  • NZ$ - New Zealand Dollar
  • A$ - Australian Dollar

How quickly can OFX exchange and transfer money to a US bank account?

It depends on what country you are transferring money from. With the availability of BPay, Bill Payment, PingIt, direct debit, and bank wire, some transfers take longer than others. In general it will take 2 to 5 days to settle your transfer at your US bank.

Is there any limit on how much money you can send to the US?

No, OFX has no upper limit. In fact, the more money you send, the better the exchange rate we can offer you. However, in order to give outstanding exchange rates we do set a minimum transfer amount in the equivalent of USD 150.

How much does it cost to use OFX?

It depends on the currency you need to transfer and the amount. When your transfer is large enough, we waive all fees.

Can OFX help me manage an unstable dollar exchange rate?

Yes. We offer Limit Orders to help our customers lock in a desired exchange rate and Forward Contracts to freeze a current exchange rates for future use. You won't typically realize the full potential of Limit Orders and Forwards until you send upwards of USD 30,000, the minimum for using our Forwards or Limit Orders.

Will my currency transfer to my US bank be taxed?

Most income you transfer to the United States is taxable. Money transfers for tuition and living expenses aren’t considered income. Certain Foreign Gifts up to USD 100,000 don’t need to be reported to the Internal Revenue Service.  Visit the Internal Renenue Service for a full list of taxable money transfers.

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