Send Money Online

Sending money should be as convenient as checking your email or surfing the Web. With Western Union, you can send money online 24/7. Your receiver can pick up the money as cash at a Western Union agent location. In certain countries, money can be deposited in a bank account or received in a mobile wallet.

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How to send money online

  • Cash Pickup - When you need money there in minutes.1, 4
  • To a bank account - Send money directly to your receiver's bank account.2, 4
  • To a mobile phone - If your receiver lives in a country where we offer this service, you can even send money to their mobile phone—so they can get their money quicker and easier than ever.3 Make sure your receiver has activated a mobile wallet 5 with one of our partner mobile operators in their country.

How to Send Money Online

Sending money online with Western Union is easy. Choose the service that's best for you and follow the simple steps below to find out how.

Transaction limits

Send up to AUD 5,000 per transaction.

Payment options

You can pay with your credit or debit card6.
 

Send money for cash pickup^ Return to Top

  1. Log in to your profile. If you don't have a profile, please register for free.
  2. Choose country, amount and delivery method (cash).
  3. Enter your receiver's name.
  4. Pay with your card 6.
  5. You'll get a confirmation by email. Save the tracking number (MTCN) to share with your receiver for pickup.

Send money to a bank account^ Return to Top

  1. Log in to your profile. If you don't have a profile, please register for free.
  2. Choose country, amount and delivery method (bank account).
  3. Enter your receiver's bank account information. Learn more about what's required.
  4. Pay with your credit or debit card 6.
  5. You'll get a confirmation by email with the tracking number (MTCN).
  6. The money will be deposited into your receiver's qualifying bank account. Check out destination-specific timing.

Send money to a mobile phone^ Return to Top

  1. Check available destination countries and mobile networks.
  2. Log in to your profile. If you don't have a profile, please register for free.
  3. Choose country, amount and delivery method (mobile wallet). 5
  4. Enter your receiver's name and mobile number. 3
  5. Pay with your credit or debit card 6.
  6. You and your receiver will get a confirmation alert in the form of an SMS 7 notification when the money's delivered.

1 Read the restrictions and special notes for the Money in Minutes service.

2 Read the restrictions and special notes for the To a Bank Account service.

3 Read the restrictions and special notes for the Mobile service.

4 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory and foreign exchange issues, required receiver action(s), identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See Online Terms & Conditions for details.

5 Funds will be paid to the receiver’s mobile wallet account provider for credit to the account tied to the receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account overdrawn charges.

6 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply.

7 Standard message and data rates from mobile service providers may apply.