Looking for a better way to send money home to Honduras? If you are one of the thousands of Hondurans working abroad, you aren’t alone. Remittances are crucial to nearly 17% of households in Honduras. And 88% of that money is used on daily household expenses.
But sending money home to Honduras isn’t always easy. Many people working abroad find their hard-earned money disappearing into high exchange rates and fees. Also, it can be stressful if you aren’t sure when your money will arrive.
Remitly is an app that gives you a better way to send money home.
We make it easier and more affordable to send money to Honduras. We work with several banks across Honduras to make sending remittances simple and stress-free. One popular choice is to send money as a bank deposit or cash pick-up through Banco Ficohsa.
Send Money to Ficohsa in Honduras in 4 Easy Steps
Sending money with Remitly is easy — just remember to download the app first. Once you create an account, it only takes a few minutes to send your first transfer:
- Let us know how much you want to send.
- Choose your delivery method — “Bank Deposit” or “Cash Pick-Up.”
- Enter your recipient’s name, address, and bank account number if you’re sending as a bank deposit. If you add their phone number, your recipient can also get SMS updates.
- Add your payment method.
After you click “send,” you can relax and track your transfer from the app. This way you never have to wonder when your money will arrive.
Why Should I Use Remitly to Send Money to Ficohsa?
Millions of users around the world use Remitly to send money home to family and friends. Not only do we offer competitive exchange rates for the Honduran lempira, but we also offer simple pricing based on your preferred delivery speed. That way you never have to guess how much your transfer will cost.
How Quickly Will my Money Arrive at Ficohsa?
If you need money ASAP, you can choose to have it arrive within minutes in most cases for a flat fee. If you can wait 3-5 days, we offer a lower rate.
No matter which delivery option you choose, you will always get all the benefits of Remitly. This includes a secure network, a 24/7 chat line in Spanish and English, and the ability to track your transfer.
How Much Money Can I Send to Ficohsa with Remitly?
To comply with international regulations and security measures, we have a spending limit to start. To increase your limit, you need to submit some extra paperwork. It doesn’t take long, and it’s free to increase your limit.
You can send the following amounts after signing up:
- $2,999 in 24 hours
- $10,000 in 30 days
- $18,000 in 180 days
Is it Safe to Send Money to Ficohsa with Remitly?
Remitly is super secure. With a full team of data security experts on our side, we work hard to ensure that we have the highest standards of protection. This includes verifying all accounts and transfers, as well as using bank-level encryption.
If you have an issue with your transfer, there’s no need to worry. You’ll get your money back.
More about Banco Ficohsa
The groundwork for the modern Ficohsa bank began in 1991 when it started as a commercial enterprise. In 1992, the Ficohsa Casa de Cambio became the first exchange authorized in Honduras. And in 1994, this institution opened its doors to personal banking.
Ficohsa now offers many financial products, including personal savings accounts, debit and credit cards, and entrepreneurial banking. Founded and based in Tegucigalpa, the Ficohsa Financial Group now operates throughout Central America, including in Guatemala and Nicaragua.