What is your fee for sending money from the U.S. to the Philippines?
We charge a 3% fee per transaction no matter if you’re sending $20 or $200. And that’s it! No hidden fees.
What is your exchange rate?
We use the live exchange rate provided by xe.com, so you can make the most out of every dollar sent. Unlike other remittance apps, we don't make any money on the exchange rate!
Whom can I send money to?
U.S. users can send money to any recipient in the Philippines who has signed up for a TANGapp account. Make sure they link a bank or e-wallet!
Can I send money on TANGapp without syncing my phone's contacts?
Yes! To do so, first make sure that your Philippines recipient has created a TANGapp account. Then, on the contacts screen, type in your recipient’s full phone number in the search bar. Their contact should appear automatically, and you can continue with the transaction.
What is your maximum limit for sending money?
You can send up to $500 per day.
What is your minimum limit for sending money?
Users can send as low as $10 with the same 3% fee.
Do I need a bank account to send money?
Yes, TANGapp currently requires users to send money using their U.S. bank accounts.
Do I need a bank account to receive money?
Nope! Users in the Philippines can link an e-wallet such as GCash or Maya in order to receive money on TANGapp.
If I live in the Philippines, can I send money to others?
Not yet! Right now, money transfers are limited to U.S. users sending money to the Philippines. Sign up for our email list and get notified when we expand money transfer options in the future!
What should I do if I forgot my PIN?
You may reset your PIN by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
using the email associated with your TANGapp account.
How do I cancel a transaction?
Please note that you may only cancel your transaction on the app if the money has not been sent to your recipient yet. To cancel a transaction, follow these simple steps:
1. Click on the transaction you’d like to cancel under Recent Activity.
2. Scroll down and click on the “Cancel transaction” button, and then select “Yes, cancel my transaction”
Why couldn’t I cancel my transaction?
If you do not see the “cancel transaction” button on the screen or if you see an error message, it means that your money has already been sent, and we are unable to cancel your transaction.
Can I buy load on TANGapp without syncing my phone’s contacts?
Yes! To do so, on the contacts screen, simply type in the Philippines phone number you want to purchase load for. A button will appear, allowing you to buy load for that specific number.
Can I use my bank account to purchase phone load?
Currently, TANGapp requires users to purchase phone load using their debit/credit cards.
How do I buy phone load for myself?
To purchase phone load for yourself, follow these steps:
1. Click on the Buy Load tab.
2. Enter your phone number.
3. Select your load plan and click “Buy Load”. You will be prompted to link your credit card and complete the transaction.
How do I buy phone load for someone else?
To purchase phone load for someone else, follow these steps:
1. Click on the Buy Load tab.
2. Enter your recipient’s phone number.
3. Select load and click “Buy Load”. You will be prompted to link your credit card and complete the transaction.
4. Your recipient will receive a text message from their telecom provider notifying them that they have received the phone load plan you purchased.
What do I do if I want to request a cancellation or refund on a phone load transaction?
Please contact email@example.com
Safety & Security
Is it safe to do money transfers on TANGapp?
Yes, if you know to whom you are sending the money. TANGapp money transfers are a reliable, fast, and convenient way to get fast cash to friends and family.
We verify user credentials before granting access to the TANGapp platform which helps minimize the risk of unauthorized use.
We continuously monitor our platform to detect inappropriate access and unusual transaction behaviors in order to prevent and mitigate suspicious activities.
In the event of suspicious activity, we conduct root cause analysis to identify the causes of such incidences and take corrective actions and improve our systems
Are there any risks to money transfers?
The greatest risk associated with any money transfer service is falling victim to fraud or scams. This is why it's crucial to know who you're sending money to and to learn the warning signs. Learn how to protect yourself against fraud by visiting our fraud prevention page
What do I do if I have an issue with a transaction?
If you have an issue with a transaction, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
for assistance or complete our support request form
How does TANGapp protect its users?Click here
to learn more about our security measures.