How to Exchange USD and CNY on Swapsy - A Walkthrough

S. Alexander ·
The complete guide to Swapsy, the revolutionary peer-to-peer currency exchange platform with thousands of registered users and thousands of swaps completed!

The CHEAPEST Way to Convert RMB to USD (and Vice Versa)

Richelle ·
After living in China for five years, I’d like to think I’ve become an expert on how to convert RMB to USD and vice versa. I’ve literally tried every trick in the book, to find affordable ways to get my USD into China, and my RMB out of China.

Do you need WeChat Pay?

D. Jack ·
This is an article from one of the pioneer users of Swapsy, who is now studying in China. We are honored to share his experience with you all and hope you find it insightful as well as fun.

Zelle and PayPal Tips for Swappers

Mike D & Sandi Yu ·
What is the most popular E-wallets on Swapsy? How to get a match faster? And how to avoid paying fees when using Paypal? Here are the insights.

How to Insert Transaction Code for a Request on Swapsy

Mike D & Sandi Yu ·
The myth of adding "the code".

The Swapsy Story

Sandi Yu ·
Where the idea of Swapsy came from.

The Expat Remittance Experience

S. Alexander ·
Living abroad as an expat is a multifaceted experience wrapped up in fun yet complicated challenges.

Why You Should Go to China

Sandi Yu ·
Hundreds of thousands of Chinese study and work in western countries now, but in the next decades, it may just be the other way round. The world goes to China for travel, education and business. Come and join this big family of Expats in China.

Daigou, “Grassroots” Solution to Fighting Tariffs

Sandi Yu & S. Alexander ·
According to Wikipedia, Daigou or “overseas personal shopper” is a channel of commerce in which a person outside of China purchases commodities for a customer in mainland China. Daigou sales across sectors total $15 billion annually.

The Most Foreign Friendly Banks in China

S. Alexander ·
How to choose a foreign friendly bank in China? Here are the tips for you from our Ms Expat.

Swapsy, 让美元和人民币确认眼神

小J ·
人民币和美元,作为这两个世界最大经济体的法币,汇兑的需求极大,奈何长久以来受到种种阻碍。相信大家有过换汇的经历都晓得个中滋味,Swapsy就是为了解决这个巨大痛点而出现的,从此大家在中国和美国之间换汇将变得畅快无比。

美国生活中与“钱”有关的那些事

小J ·
所有在美国的中国人都经历过从迷惘忐忑到熟悉适应的阶段,冷暖自知。异国生活意味着体验不同,在许多不同里,跟“钱”有关的事尤其重要,现金、银行、支付、交税等,影响到生活的方方面面,熟悉这些事情,可以享受意想不到的便利,更能避免踩到雷区。

代购和贸易战

Sandi Yu ·
代购,就是在关税、物价差等等的客观条件之中,生长出来的一种接地气的智慧。

卖出价、买入价、中间价、离岸价傻傻分不清楚?外汇名词大解密

小J ·
每当我们搜索美元汇率的时候,总是看到一大堆名词,百度搜出来的往往有什么中国银行外汇牌价,美元中间价,而谷歌搜出来的则是什么离岸价,数字总有出入,到底哪个是标准呢?

$慢慢换,¥理财收益天天看

小J ·
如果你的换汇需求是在美国买房或投资,请忽略本篇文章。Swapsy致力于满足生活换汇需求,本文想跟大家探讨一个可能被忽略的问题,我们生活中兑换美元的需求也许会失真。

赴美留学生行前准备参考事项

2017级Rady UCSDer & Swapsy ·
即将展开全新的人生历程的留学生们,学长学姐的经验之谈告诉你。

干货 | 为什么Swapsy敢给一对一换汇担保?

小J ·
Swapsy让换汇变得省钱省时省力,那是通过匹配用户,自主转账,无资金池,无资金跨境四大特征实现的。这种模式要想行得通,最大的挑战就是如何让匹配上的两个陌生人按约转钱。

美国留学生和中国留学生,最熟悉的陌生人

Sandi Yu ·
正值一年毕业季,同时也是申请结束发放offer的时间。要不要出来留学,每个人的体会都不一样。正因为不一样,每一个准留学生都应该做出自己独立的思考和结论,而不要仅仅因为别人家的小孩都出国了,自己不甘落后而已。而已经漂泊在外的各位,希望大家都能得偿所愿,求仁得仁。

毕业清单 | 回国党必备攻略

Sylvia ·
转眼又到了毕业季,很多小伙伴正在准备毕业典礼拿学位吧!毕业回国,会有各种琐碎的手续需要办理,我们为大家整理了一版可能是最全的毕业回国手续Checklist,主要分为以下几个方面,希望能帮助大家度过这个收获又有些忙乱的季节。

又是一年H1B的何去何从

Sandi Yu ·
2018已经是连续第六年,H1b的申请在开放一周之内就立刻满额。仿佛考虑留美或是回国、北上广深或是家乡小镇、异地恋或是相忘江湖这些问题还不够糟心似的,H1b的抽签,又给这些本就让人取舍难定的人生课题,加上一层让人束手无策、毫无自主权的不确定性。