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Can I send money to someone in Iran?

The short answer is, yes, you can!  However, when considering sending money to someone in Iran, one must take a careful look at the current regulations and sanctions imposed on this particular activity. There are several instances in which monetary transactions from Canada to Iran are entirely legal. However, due to the fear of unstable diplomatic […]

We remain firm on supporting you!

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) continuous to develop, we find better ways to help you in response. This message is an update on how Lumenwire is ensuring we continue to meet your international transfer needs while prioritizing your health and safety! Let’s flatten the curve together.Health authorities have ordered practices of social distancing and self-isolation all […]


On Wednesday, March 18th, Lumenwire was announced to be a finalist in the Venture Prize competition, a competition where the team is competing with over 35 other strong businesses. Amongst the things the panel of judges takes into consideration are: The quality of the business concept The current business progress The firms’ future plans Lumenwire […]

COVID-19 Statement: We Are Here for You!

The rapid spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) worldwide has understandably raised concerns for you and your families. At Lumenwire, the well-being of our valued customers remains our top priority as this situation continues to evolve. We are actively monitoring the COVID-19 situation and here are three ways we can help. 1.- Use contactless money Amidst growing […]