Best way to Transfer $ from USA to Pakistan


#1

What is the best and economical way to transfer dollars from USA to Karachi, Pakistan without using Western Union.


#2

Wire Transfer or Bank Transfer


#3

wire transfer is safe and cheap.


#4

Both are expensive and Money conversion will be lower than open market rate.

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wire transfer is safe and cheap.
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#5

Why not open a $ account here ? , there will be no conversion issue then.


#6

Ok, any other option...

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Why not open a $ account here ? , there will be no conversion issue then.
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#7

Alert pay etc ?

WU is charging 12$ now adays on money transfer from North America to Pakistan. Conversion rate is fairly good. Thats the best option


#8

$12 on certain amount or fixed rate?

I think conversion rate is -3Rs/$

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Alert pay etc ?

WU is charging 12$ now adays on money transfer from North America to Pakistan. Conversion rate is fairly good. Thats the best option

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#9

http://j.mp/jx0GeZ

I checked and its rate seems to be pretty reasonable. See above snap shot


#10

12$ for 200,

From Texas to Pakistan Fees is $15 fro my amount and currency rate is 83.54. However currency rate for today is 85.0300 but this seems to be ok.

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http://j.mp/jx0GeZ

I checked and its rate seems to be pretty reasonable. See above snap shot

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#11

Still its the cheapest way


#12

All Paky banks are fail in Internet banking service


#13

I used Standard chartered and I believe its pretty decent


#14

i often get paid through ubl click and remit . you can get more detail here . https://remit.ublny.com/

btw i always get pretty decent rate whenever i received payment through wire transfer from USA .


#15

Approx how much?

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btw i always get pretty decent rate whenever i received payment through wire transfer from USA .
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#16

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Approx how much?
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exchange rate according to inter bank rates like today open market rate for USD is 85.15 and inter bank rate is 84.90


#17

I know about Interbank and Open Market rates. Do we have to pay any tax in wire transfer?

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exchange rate according to inter bank rates like today open market rate for USD is 85.15 and inter bank rate is 84.90

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#18

I have recieved money mostly from Bank of America they have flat charges of 35USD on international wire transfer and there are no taxes on wire transfer here in pak.


#19

I saw a notice on Habib Canadian Bank in Paksitani Consulate today

Send Money to Pakistan for free. I hope they would have same thing in US too


#20

Lovely

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I saw a notice on Habib Canadian Bank in Paksitani Consulate today
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Only people living in USA can answer this.

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Send Money to Pakistan for free. I hope they would have same thing in US too

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