1st Contact Forex Celebrates 10 Years of Service

1st Contact Forex was established by 1st Contact in 2001 to offer their clients a speedy, secure and cost effective money transfer service, with very competitive exchange rates and an extremely high service level.

A Reputation for Service Excellence

Over the years, the business has gained a solid reputation for secure, convenient and cost-effective foreign exchange services, as demonstrated by their loyal client base.  Now in their 10th year, 1st Contact Forex facilitates more than 100,000 transactions a year, with 40,000 registered clients. These include migrants transferring money home, paying off debt and purchasing property; expats repatriating funds; individuals investing overseas; and SMEs importing and exporting goods.

Gemme Cloete of 1st Contact Forex believes the reason for their popularity is because they truly take the client into consideration.

“1st Contact Forex started as a solution-focused company and this ethos is still evident in everything we do,” says Gemma. “We really want to make our clients’ lives easier by finding the most affordable and most convenient solutions. We are also able to secure excellent exchange rates and when people compare, they realise just how much they can save.”

Product with Real Benefits

1st contact Forex offers products that truly benefit the client, including highly competitive exchange rates that beat the banks; a secure online portal, online, telephone and sms support and a transparent exchange rates and fees.

Their travel money card is also steadily growing in popularity, and allows those going to the USA, Europe or South Africa to transfer money online and then use the card as a local debit card – saving money and avoiding the need to carry large amounts of cash.

A recent addition to the many solutions they offer is the Debit Card transfer facility. This service lets clients transfer from the Euro-zone to anywhere in the world, using their debit card online, negating the need for a credit card or visit to a bank or agency.

1st Contact Forex has their head office in London, with offices in Melbourne, Australia and Cape Town, South Africa. To find out more about their foreign exchange and money transfer services, visit www.1stcontactforex.com or call +44(0) 808 141 2335 (Free from within UK).

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