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Advice for selling a property and moving abroad

Selling your house and moving abroad is a big step but no matter how much you spend, you will still want to make the most out of your money.  If you are looking to send large quantities of money abroad, you will get a better deal from a foreign exchange specialist Foreign exchange specialists charge low or no fees and have competitive exchange rates.

How it works:

•    You’ll first need to register with the currency specialist, which is very straight for-ward and can usually be done online in a matter of minutes. 
•    Decide how much you want to transfer and when
•    You can choose to send money abroad using the current exchange rate, or you can use what’s called a ‘Forward Contract’ to lock-in the exchange rate for a future trade. You can make your transfer on the phone, or a currency specialist with have an online system
•    Pay the currency company, and your money will arrive in the local bank account, usually 1-2 days after.

Friendly, Straightforward service

Having helped more than 220,000 people to save money on their international transfers, Currencies Direct have the expertise to ensure a simple and efficient service. You have full control of your payments using the online platform iPayFX or if you prefer, you can talk on the phone to a foreign exchange specialist who will help you get the best rates on your money transfer.  Currencies Direct guarantees your payments will be made timely, safely and with no transfer fees; they believe you shouldn’t have to pay for the privilege of sending your money overseas.


Registering with Currencies Direct is free and easy to do and will take you less than two minutes. You will automatically get access to a currency expert who will help you decide on the best products for your needs and guide you every step of the way.

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