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Does it make sense to use BitCoin to transfer money to yourself internationally?

If you have a bank account in the US and an account in the UK, and you want to move money from one to the other, is Bitcoin a sensible way to do it, or are you better off using TransferWise or just ...
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Avoiding price fluctuations when transfering money

I would like to buy bitcoins in one currency and withdraw them in another at the exact price I bought them at - same day (I want to avoid all risk of fluctuating prices). Is there somewhere that ...
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Has anyone used Bitstamp international bank transfer?

I want to use bitstamp to sell my bitcoins and receive USD in my bank account in Pakistan through wire transfer. Has anyone used this service at bitstamp? How long does it normally take and did you ...
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How long for wire transfer from MtGox to Australian Bank?

Similar to this post but I am interested to know how long it has taken people to get paid from a withdrawal to an Australian Bank. I had a withdrawal on 30/oct/2013, and have not received the funds ...
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Choosing bitcoin exchanges [closed]

On a bitcoin exchange one buys, sells, and stores bitcoins. Having sold them, one might want to withdraw dollars, euros, pounds sterling, etc. It is suggested that the fact that MtGox is running two ...
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How long do MtGox withdrawals take?

On Thursday, August 1st, I withdrew (or so I was given to understand) some dollars from my MtGox account. They were to be wire-transferred to a checking account in the USA. When the money hadn't ...
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How can I withdraw dollars from Mt Gox?

What are the steps to withdrawing from a MtGox account to a bank account in USD? Mt Gox's Dwolla account is currently (Aug 2013) frozen or shut down. Are there international transfer, money order, ...
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Do dollars reach MtGox through other channels than Dwolla?

There've been some questions here about MtGox getting dollars through Dwolla, but what about other channels besides Dwolla? Are dollars still reaching MtGox somehow? The price of BTC on MtGox a few ...
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Will DHS eventually stop wire transfers to/from Mt Gox? [closed]

This past week the US Dept of Homeland Security stopped all Dwolla transfers to/from Mt Gox. Do wire transfers to/from Mt Gox still work? Will the US DHS eventually shut down wire transfers to/from ...
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Money Gram to zipzap

I just sent moneygram to zipzap to go to btc-e but my money is not showing up. It shows on zipzap's site that my payment slip was paid but I can't figure out where my money went. Can anyone help?
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How do I transfer funds from India to an exchange?

I want to buy a few Bitcoins using my bank account/ credit card from here in India. How do I do that? MtGox has an option to do wire transfer. Is it the only way to do it? If I transfer $1000, how ...
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Wire transfer precautions when trading BTC

What precautions should be done for both the buyer and seller when exchanging BTC by wire transfer? When I recently purchased a miner from BFL labs via wire, my bank sent me a letter saying that I ...
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How do I transfer bitcoins into a United Kingdom bank account?

Does anyone know the best way to change bitcoins into pounds (GBP), then do a bank transfer or paypal transfer? I've found some, but they take a week.
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Which Bitcoin exchanges allow anyone to fund your account by a bank transfer?

I know MtGox doesn't allow for such transfers to prevent money laundering. Which exchanges allow for anyone to fund your account with a bank transfer (USD preferable).
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Which exchanges still accept USD wire transfers? (Oct 2012)

Are there any exchanges left accepting USD wire transfers? I heard mention of sending to Dwolla and then transferring to Intersango, but only for U.S. citizens.
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Between which locations are transfers using Bitcoins cheaper than PayPal for 100$?

I believe that once it becomes significantly cheaper to transfer money between countries using Bitcoins, its usage will increase significantly. My question is, therefore, between which countries will ...
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What is the fee charged by MtGox to receive a wire transfer in AUD?

I know my bank (HSBC) charges me $20 AUD to make a wire transfer. But how much is charged by MtGox to receive this wire transfer on say $1000 AUD? I'm tossing up between cryptoxchange and MtGox - ...
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How hard is it to transfer money between Bitcoin exchanges?

Say I had a 100$ in a Mt.Gox account and wanted to send it to my TradeHill account, how hard is it to perform a transaction like that without going through a separate bank account? I'm mostly asking ...
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Bitcoins & Somalia

Minneapolis has a large community of immigrants from Somalia. They have been accustomed to sending money to relatives there. One person among them sent money to a terrorist organization that had an ...
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Is there a bitcoin exchange accepting SEPA transfers? [closed]

Since mt.gox had to close its european office, is there any other exchange accepting SEPA transfers? Sending a wire to the HK office costs much more than a SEPA transfer to me, and I'd like to avoid ...