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★★★★★

“Excellent, professional service.”

Written on: 19/12/2012 by SophGM (1 review written)

UKForex does exactly what sets out to do - providing an easy to use, inexpensive and professional service. The website is simple to navigate, and provides more than enough information on how to complete your transactions, including up to the minute rate charts and highly competitive custom rates. The staff are helpful and will answer any questions, also making sure everything is in place before completing any transactions. It might seem daunting to put your money through any service that is not… Read Full Review

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“Reliable and great customer service”

Written on: 10/12/2012 by draeVT (1 review written)

I've used UK Forex for about 7 years for transferring money between the US and UK and they offer a great, efficient service with excellent customer support. Incredibly helpful - will usually deal with the same point of contact throughout the transaction process who will call and alert me when monies have come through or rate achieved. Best of all it's a 24 hour service world wide - there are toll free numbers in most areas - they call you to confirm each transaction. Can not recommend more… Read Full Review

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“money exchange”

Written on: 10/12/2012

we are both very happy to have used uk forex ,it was fast effecient And much better rates than the banks, no hasslle Money in our bank in 2 days!! Dave & Dilys Charnock… Read Full Review

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“Easy & cheap transfer of funds to the USA!”

Written on: 05/12/2012 by GKIM (1 review written)

This is the third or fourth time I've used UKForex and it's been a straightforward process each time. I'm very happy with the service and it's very economical. It's good to have the flexibility of using the internet to initiate the transaction but then to speak to a real person to confirm the details!… Read Full Review

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“Great service & rates to make the bank equivalent...”

Written on: 28/11/2012 by Showes (1 review written)

A friend recommended this website to me and I did a lot of research into the best way to bring my money over. I compared a lot of rates and overall cost including fees. I'm saving hundreds of dollars by using these guys rather than my regular bank. Considering money is getting transferred and the time differences, they do everything amazingly promptly. I was happily surprised at every step at how easy and quick it all was… Read Full Review

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“Excellent Customer Service”

Written on: 16/11/2012

I have been a customer of UK Forex for two years and have dealt with Alex Edwards from the UK Forex office for most of this time. I have found him to be professional, friendly and efficient. Keep up the good work… Read Full Review

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“Helpful service and great rates”

Written on: 28/10/2012 by chulann (1 review written)

I was attracted by the good rates. They are a big improvement over the high street banks. I am always worried when doing this kind of transactions online but UKForex were helpful and quick to setup the account - though it does take a day or two because they have to check documentation. There were also no hidden charges and the transactions were as quick as you can get for a service like this - would obviously be nice if they could be a bit quicker, but that's a minor quibble. I have recommended… Read Full Review

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“Can't Be Beaten”

Written on: 16/10/2012 by Geoff. (1 review written)

I regularly need to transfer GBS into Rands Congratulations, Uk forex you can't be beaten for speed of service or exchange rates. My latest transfer was needed urgently and decided on the weekend when trading was closed, but by allowing me to secure a spot deal at 20.00 on Sunday night, (The Australian trade is 11 hours in front of the U.K. ), It was ready for you to action and the funds were in the South African bank by Tuesday. Faultless… Read Full Review

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Nataliedixon's Response to Geoff.'s Review

Written on: 22/10/2012

I have been using UK Forex now for a few years. I transfer money for payment of goods from the UK to Europe. The banks were taking a percentage and fees prior to that. So I have a dedicated account manager. He is excellent - Thanks Alex! He called a few months ago when he saw the Polish currency take a dive and I exchanged a large amount and secured that rate with minimal payment up front. It has saved me a substantial amount. Today it saved me £400+ in one transfer. If he hadn't called I would not have known as busy running the business. I cannot recommend this company highly enough and there is no comparison with the service or rates from the banks. Really good company and great staff.
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★★★★☆

“Speedy Transactions”

Written on: 24/09/2012

Transferring money from the U.S. to the UK can prove quite expensive, thanks to the American banks' charges for online/wire services. UKForex's U.S. bank account enables customers to reduce those charges a little, as U.S. bank to U.S. bank wires are cheaper than US bank to UK bank wire fees. UKForex also transfers your money very quickly into a UK bank. The biggest drawback with the service is UKForex's imposition of a customer service charge or fee. This can be waivered if you agree to a… Read Full Review

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“Easy, professional and painless FX transfer”

Written on: 20/09/2012 by rahulmassey (1 review written)

I needed to buy Indian rupees to make some investments in the Indian market. For those of you that don;t know, INR is an exotic currency with some serious regulatory red tape to purchase. This was my first time using UK Forex, and they made the process quick and easy. To start of with, the rate I was quoted was only 1-odd INR below the mid-market rate...a massive saving compared to the 4-odd INR my bank was asking (for a 10k transfer, the difference would gave been about £40+!)Secondly, there… Read Full Review

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“Why go elsewhere, UKForex is simple the very best”

Written on: 15/09/2012 by Reacher33 (1 review written)

My wife and I live in Cyprus and moved here three years ago. Having arrived on the island we used another currency transfer company and were disappointed with the service, then over two years ago we placed our spot transfers in the very safe hands of UKForex and their service is fast, efficient and reliable. Furthermore, the spot rates are always very good, competitive and the web based service is so simple to use and it is very easy to register. We accumulate our pensions in the UK and then… Read Full Review

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“Fabulous International Money Transfer Service”

Written on: 15/09/2012

I am engaged to an American lady so I use the UK Forex service for moving money overseas from the UK. I found the exchange rate to be very competitive, the online payment process to be simple and well explained. I have used the service twice already with no problems whatsoever and will be using it again in future. I also liked that UK Forex call you to ensure that fraud/security checks have been completed before you can use the service and also make contact to see if they can assist you through… Read Full Review

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“Highly recommended”

Written on: 14/09/2012

I'm telling friends about this site. Better rates than the banks, its safe (backed by Macq bank), its easy and its fast. Why would you use anything else? Fantastic… Read Full Review

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“Best customer focused service”

Written on: 14/09/2012

If you want to transfer money overseas it doesn't matter if you want to transfer thousands or hundreds, you will get excellent customer service. Very polite and customer focused operators will tailor the service to meet your needs. Exchange rate is excellent in comparison to banks and western union and the fee (if any) very reasonable. My first 2 transfers were free of charge and because I send money regularly it doesn't cost me a penny. Ukforex offers ecellent service where you as a customer… Read Full Review

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“Best Foreign Exchange Service”

Written on: 14/09/2012

UKForex and NZForex ae by far and away the Best Foreign Exchange Service, on-line or off-line, that I have ever used. No commission, pre-set exchange rates, fast nd efficient service and an instant response to telephone queries; what more could one ask for?… Read Full Review

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“Fast,simple,friendly”

Written on: 14/09/2012

used ukforex a couple of times now and could find a more friendly, simple, fast efficient way of sending money. Great rates, fast transfer. If you need help there is always a friendly voice at the end of the phone line to guide you through. No bad comments to make. Will continue to use in the future… Read Full Review

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“UKForex has made life so much easier for me to...”

Written on: 14/09/2012

UKForex has made life so much easier for me to calculate the right exchange rate while I'm away and has made life very easy to transfer funds abroad. Great Service!!!… Read Full Review

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“Good rates, no problem!”

Written on: 14/09/2012 by ishepherd (1 review written)

I've made several spot transfers in the last couple of years, and I always come back to UKForex. The others I've tried want personal orders to a named dealer by phone - I reckon they want to build a personal connection in order to exploit it later. UKForex doesn't stoop to that! they succeed simply on their good rates and reliable service. If you ever get a currency quote by phone, make sure to have UKForex open in your browser so you can get their alternative quote at precisely the same… Read Full Review

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“How banking should be”

Written on: 13/09/2012 by PMLJ (1 review written)

Wish I could get service like this from my high street bank. Straightforward,easy to use, no hidden charges or commissions and account handlers who know what they are doing and who provide the reassurance of human confirmation of the transaction. Plus of course superior exchange rates. My only problem lies in organising transfers of USD to UKForex from Natwest who lose the reference numbers, mix up my name and charge absurdly. Thankfully helpful staff at UKForex sort it out… Read Full Review

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“Simple and Great Value”

Written on: 13/09/2012 by stephtwel (1 review written)

I had been using High Street Bank currency transfer services for years and decided that, as their rates were never great, I'd look around for an alternative. I came across UKForex and compared rates with First Direct - firstly the rate was better, and second, there was no charge for the transactions. I've now completed several transfers to South Africa, and love the simple web portal, fast transfer, and of course the rates… Read Full Review

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