My First Transfer - Creating a Recipient

The options you are presented with here are dependent on what payout currency you have selected. Which one should you use? Below is a quick overview of the recipient options for your transfer.

Recipient Types

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Most common recipient options:

  • Pay my own bank account: This option is available for all currencies and is used when you want to pay a bank account that is in your name.
  • Pay somebody else's bank account: This option is available for all currencies and is used when you want to pay an individual's bank account such as a friend or family member's bank account.
  • A business bank account: Use this when you want to pay a business bank account such as for an invoice or purchase of goods and services.

 Other recipient options:

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  • A person who will collect the funds: Only available for transfers to the Philippines (PHP) and Vietnam (VND), use this when you want the recipient to collect the funds in cash from a collection point.
  • Pay the Inland Revenue Department: Only available for transfers to NZD. Use this when you want to pay your student loan or other taxes in New Zealand.
  • Pay the Ministry of Justice: Only available for transfers to NZD. Use this when you want to pay your fines in New Zealand.
  • Pay the Ministry of Social Development: Only available for transfers to NZD. Use this when you want to pay your child support in New Zealand.

Next Steps

Once you have successfully added your first recipient select 'Confirm' to continue. You will then be taken to a new page where you'll be asked to Review your Transfer.

Next: Review your Transfer

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