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Our story

Welcome to Ria Sikhona Money Transfers, your trusted partner for sending and receiving money worldwide. We were established in 2010 as Sikhona Money Transfers, and since then we have been committed to providing our clients with fast, safe, and guaranteed money transfer services.

In 2018, we formed a partnership with Ria Money Transfer, a leading global money transfer company, and in 2022, Ria Money Transfer acquired Sikhona Money Transfers, renaming the business as Ria Sikhona Money Transfers. Today we have an extensive network of more than 500,000 pay-out distribution points, we can send money to 180 countries worldwide with a 100% success rate.

As a division of Sikhona Forex (Pty) Ltd, we are committed to upholding the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and transparency in all our operations. Our Authorised Dealer with Limited Authority (ADLA) license from the South African Reserve Bank is a testament to our compliance with local and international regulations.

Our mission

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At Ria Sikhona Money Transfers, our mission is to enhance the lives of people by providing them with the most affordable, safe, and fast way of transferring money to their loved ones. We understand that sending and receiving money is not just a financial transaction but an emotional one as well. It connects families and helps them support each other in times of need.

Our financial expertise and years of experience have enabled us to assist the lives of millions of people in more than 180 countries worldwide. We are proud to offer the lowest rates in the industry without compromising on the quality of our services. Our dedication to providing the highest-quality customer service has earned us the trust and loyalty of our clients.

We believe that everyone should have access to fast, safe, and affordable money transfer services, regardless of their location or financial situation. This is why we have developed a robust network of pay-out distribution points, making it possible for beneficiaries to receive money in the most convenient and accessible way possible.

Our app

We understand the importance of convenience, which is why we have developed a mobile app that is available on both Android and iOS platforms.

With our extensive network of more than 500,000 pay-out distribution points, we can send money to 180 countries worldwide with a 100% success rate.

At Ria Sikhona Money Transfers, we offer flexible payment options, including EFT's, ATM Cash Deposits, or at one of our pay-in partners, where we have partnered with major retailers to make payments fast, safe, and guaranteed.

We understand the urgency of sending and receiving money, which is why we offer multiple pay-out options to our beneficiaries. Our beneficiaries can receive their money via bank deposit, mobile wallet, or cash pickup, depending on their preference and location.

Our commitment to excellent customer service and reliable money transfer services has made us a preferred choice for many clients worldwide. Join us today and experience fast, safe, and guaranteed money transfer services with Ria Sikhona Money Transfers.

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Key features and benefits:


  • Register with us in 4 easy steps.

  • Real-time and accurate rate view.

  • Instantly send and receive money worldwide.

  • Get quotations.

  • Create orders.

  • Save your beneficiaries.

Register yourself in 4 easy steps:


  • Enter your personal details.

  • Enter your address details.

  • Take a picture of your Identity Document.

  • Take a picture of yourself.

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