Here's a quick and handy guide for investing from abroad!
Step 1: Go to www.wefunder.com/companyname/invest.
Step 2: Input the investment amount.
Step 3: Provide personal information (be sure to include whether or not you’re investing via an entity).
Step 4: Provide Payment information. If you’re investing outside of the US, the payment options available are Credit Card or Wire Transfer. Credit card payments are limited to $10,000. If you try to pay by credit card and it's rejected, you may need to call your credit card company to approve the payment. For wire transfers, we ask that you use Transferwise.com. You’ll receive an email with instructions after completing your investment.
Step 5: Agree to Terms and Conditions. Click each NO so it turns into a Green YES.
Step 6: Click COMPLETE INVESTMENT. You’ll receive a confirmation email of your investment (and wire instructions if needed).
Completing wire transfers:
You’ll receive an email with wire instructions, but you can also find them by going to wefunder.com/companyname/wire_info after making your investment.
Go to Transferwise.com. There, you’ll see this on the home page:
Make sure to include the correct USD total in the bottom portion (found in your wire instructions). This will automatically update how much you need to send from your home currency.
Click “GET STARTED”. There, you’ll be asked to set up an account:
After setting up your account, please follow the remaining prompts to send your wire. Please visit this page: https://wise.com/help/contact for any wire-specific questions.