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Send money with Western Union online, in person, or by phone

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The Western Union online services (web and app) are offered through

Choose how you’ll send money from the United Arab Emirates

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Online

Transfers made easy

1. Log in or register
- Create your online profile in just a few minutes.
- Verify your identity online, at your doorstep using the Assisted verification, in person at any Al Fardan Exchange location or with your UAE PASS account.

2. Start your transfer
- Enter the destination country and the amount you wish to send.
- Choose the payout method: cash or bank account, based on your receiver’s country.

3. Enter your receiver’s details
- If you’re sending directly to a bank account, you will need your receiver’s bank name, code, and account number1.
- You can save your receiver’s details for convenient repeat transfers.

4. Pay and send
- Check all the details before you confirm your transfer.
- Pay by bank transfer, with a debit, credit, or a prepaid card (issued in United Arab Emirates).
- You’ll get a confirmation email with the tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.


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On our app

Send money on the go

1. Download the app
- Download the Western Union® app on Apple Store or Google Play Store.

2. Log in or register
- Create your online profile in just a few minutes.
- Verify your identity online, at your doorstep using the Assisted verification, in person at any Al Fardan Exchange location or with your UAE PASS account.

3. Start your transfer
- Enter the destination country and the amount you wish to send.
- Choose the payout method: cash or bank account, based on your receiver’s country.

4. Pay and send
- Check all the details before you confirm your transfer.
- Pay by bank transfer, with a debit, credit, or a prepaid card (issued in United Arab Emirates).
- You’ll get a confirmation email with the tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.


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In person

Walk in to send money

1. Visit a Western Union agent location
- With over 900 locations2 in the United Arab Emirates, it’s extremely easy to find one nearby.

2. Share your details
-Provide the agent with your full name and a valid government-issued Emirates ID or a passport.

3. Share your receiver’s details3
- Provide the agent with your receiver’s first name and last name, the destination country, and the exact amount you wish to send.
- Choose the payout method: cash or direct to bank, based on your receiver’s country.

4. Pay and send
- Pay for your transfer.
- You’ll get a receipt with the tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

Why transfer money with us?

Send money from the United Arab Emirates with us and enjoy all the benefits we have to offer.

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It’s quick

Your cash will be ready for collection from an agent location within minutes4.

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It’s convenient

With hundreds of thousands of locations in over 200 countries and territories, finding one nearby is easy2.

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It’s reliable

We’ve been moving money for over 145 years.