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Best Apps For Sending Money

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Written by Eric

Do you need to send money to your family and friends? Don’t want to pay any fees?

Below are the best apps for sending money.

Whether you go out to dinner and need to split the cost or need to send a friend money for a concert ticket, these are great apps for sending and receiving money. They are really easy to use and free to download as an app on your phone. 

 

1. Venmo

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You can download the app and create an account for free. This app will allow you to pay friends and family with money you have in your Venmo account. You can also receive money from your family and friends. Transferring money to a friend is easy using either a friend’s name, @username, phone or email. You can find friends automatically by syncing your Facebook or phone contacts. 

You can move money from your Venmo account to your bank account in as little as one business day.

It is absolutely free to receive and send money. There are no fees.

 

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2. Paypal

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With the app you can make purchases and send and receive money with family and friends. You can either use your Paypal balance or bank account which you can add.

If you need to send money you can send money with using just the person’s email address or mobile phone number. 

You can also receive money easily. You can send a request for money that allows people to pay you back. 

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3. Google Wallet

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Google Wallet allows you to send money through the app, in Gmail, or on the web at wallet.google.com.

You can send money to someone using just their email address or phone number — they don’t need to have the Wallet app.

You can also receive money by requesting money from others. 

You can cash out your balance with a debit card or bank account that you can add. 

With Google Wallet, it’s fast, free, and easy to send and receive money.

 

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4. Square Cash

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Sending and receiving payments with Square Cash is totally free and instant.

You can save your cash in the app, or deposit it directly to your bank. Standard deposits show up the very next business day. 

You can even use the free Cash Card to spend your money anywhere. Customize your card with a laser-etching, and they will deliver it to you.

 

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5. Facebook

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Within the Facebook Messenger app, you can send or receive money. It is absolutely free. Anyone can use it.

You will need to add a debit card issued by a US bank to your account. Make sure to have the latest version of Messenger installed on your phone too.

Sending money with the app is easy after you have added a card. All you do is open a message with the person you want to send money to, click on the $ sign, enter the amount of money you want to send and click pay.

To receive money, if you have already added a debit card, you don’t have to do anything. It will automatically be completed for you and you should see the money in your bank account within 3 business days.

 

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