iRemit Money Transfer Agents in Canada

I’ve mentioned iRemit on the previous post Send Money to the Philippines Via Money Transfer Agents in Canada so this post is entirely a reference for iRemit branches. Related Post: Remittance Centers in Calgary 3 Ways to Send Money to the Philippines iRemit Money Transfer Agents and Branches in Canada 1. Calgary, Alberta ALBERTA – […]

Send Money to the Philippines Via Money Transfer Agents in Canada

As a newcomer in Canada, I’ve been advice to send remittance to the Philippines through money transfer agents. I get the idea of what “remittance” is as quickly as balikbayan boxes. It’s a second nature to OFWS; so it’s not surprising that the Philippines is known to be the 3rd recipient country of remittances. India […]

Send Money Online to the Philippines from Canada (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of the blog post Send Money Online to the Philippines from Canada on which you’ll find out the other online international money remittance services. 7. First Globay Money The First Global Money allows customer to send money online in the Philippines through the web application or 33 agent locations in different […]

Send Money Online to the Philippines from Canada (Part 1)

Aside from sending balikbayan boxes in the Philippines, we Filipinos are also known for closed-family ties and hospitality, qualities that are extended to others, to strangers. So it’s not unusual to see Filipinos in remittance centers standing in queue to send money in the Philippines to financially support their loved ones back home. I’ve shared […]

Sending Money Abroad Through Canadian Banks

I noticed that Canadian banks have recognized the need of service to allow newcomers to send money overseas. Honestly I’ve never sent money to the Philippines directly from any of my Canadian bank accounts. So far I’ve used: Online international money transfer service like PayPal and TransferWise Remittance centers in Calgary Tip: You can also […]

How to Open a Philippine Bank Account in Canada

For such a long time, I’ve been curious on how to open a Philippine bank account in Canada through online banking. You see one of my money-related mistakes is not opening a bank account while I’m still in the Philippines. Now I’m realizing the consequences. But I’m not yet ready to give up because of […]