Xoom Pakistan – Send Money to Pakistan Transfer Money Online: Ever bought right into a situation where you needed to receive payments from abroad or needed to send cash from Pakistan to some other country? You will need to have explored the options and found them to be costly and never so easy. Here is one resolution that’s straightforward and low cost. Xoom, a Paypal service makes inter-border money switch simple like never before.
WHAT IS XOOM
Xoom, founded in 2001, is a digital money transfer and remittance provider gateway. Using, Xoom, one person can transfer money to a different in nearly 70 countries. In addition to payment transfer, customers can even pay bills (in a few countries) and reload mobile balance. Given the performance and market coverage, Paypal couldn’t resist to amass them in July 2015. Now they’re known as a Paypal Service or simply Xoom. It operates as a separate service within PayPal.
According to Xoom, they partner with confirmed companies within the country to offer handy, safe, and affordable Payment Transfer. Recipients can have payment hand-delivered, available for pickup, or deposited immediately (choices fluctuate by country). They can pay using a bank account, debit card, or credit card.
Using Xoom, you can send money easily from Pakistan to 70+ countries immediately and can also receive money in Pakistan from the rest of the world in more than 20 Plus Pakistani banks via ‘bank deposit’ or ‘cash-pickup’ locations.
- Receive money in Pakistan from Xoom Supported Countries.
- Send money from Pakistan to someone abroad (currently supports 70 countries)
XOOM MONEY TRANSFER PROCESS
First of All, the minimum amount you can send per by Xoom transaction is $10.00, while the maximum amount is $10,000. But these limits may not be available for all transactions. Transaction amounts depend on various factors, including but not limited to approval by the Xoom proprietary anti-fraud verification system, disbursement method, recipient country, and partner processing limits. Let’s look at the send and receive processes with extra details for Pakistani users,
HOW TO SEND PAYMENT USING XOOM.
You can send money from Pakistan to someone within Pakistan, but if you want to send someone living abroad in 70+ countries, then Xoom also supports that.
Step 1- Go to Xoom.com and Select Country Pakistan and click on Send Now. If you don’t have Xoom Account. First you need to Sign up Xoom Account & can log in with Paypal Account.
Step 2 – You can see the below screenshot Transaction Summary. Xoom Pakistan will be shown complete Summary sending amount and Transaction fee etc. After you need to click on the Continue button.
Step 3 – This page will be displayed two options “Cash Pickup” and “Bank Deposit”.If you want to send money to Pakistan via ‘Cash Pickup’, the recipient can pick up cash (that you will send) from around 7000+ branch locations of these 6 banks,
XOOM CASH PICKUP PAKISTAN
- Allied Bank
- Bank Alfalah
- Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB)
- Habib Bank Limited (HBL)
- National Bank of Pakistan (NBP)
- United Bank Limited (UBL)
BANK DEPOSIT OPTION
If you want to send money to Pakistan via ‘Bank deposit’ to a particular bank account, Xoom supports almost all banks that operate in Pakistan. Here is the list,
XOOM PAKISTAN BANKS
LIMITATIONS OF XOOM
- You can send money from the US to Pakistan but Xoom does not support sending money to the US from any country.
- You cannot pay in Xoom using Paypal. Xoom clearly states that they are part of Paypal but they operate mostly separately. But they do support paying using PayPal linked debit/credit card or bank account.
- You can send 3 requests per day (up to 10 requests per month).
XOOM TRANSFER FEES
Xoom charges start with a minimum fee of 4.99USD.
In reality, the fee structure is dynamic and it changes with changes in the exchange rate, currency involved, and amount size. For convenience, Xoom provides fee calculator for each country, here is one for Pakistan.