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in 200 countries and territories* around the world
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Specify transfer details to the agent (sender's name, country, sent amount)
Show your ID and money transfer control number (MTCN)** to the agent
The agent will give you a copy of a receipt and pay your funds in cash
Check when your receiver have picked up a money transfer
Enter your transfer details and money transfer control number (MTCN)**
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in more than 200 countries and territories around the world
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How do I collect my money?
Currently it is not available to receive money online on the www.westernunion.com. You can pick-up money at any of Western Union agent locations around the world.
How do I know if my money transfer is ready for pick-up?
Simply locate the 'Tracking' link on the homepage of our website. Then type in the sender's name and MTCN (Money Transfer Control Number). We will then update you on the latest status of your money transfer. Check your money transfer status now.
What do I need to bring in order to collect my money at a Western Union Agent Location in Bahrain?
Please get these details ready:
For more information, do check with your nearest Western Union Service Provider.
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* Agent location count valid as of 30 June 2017
** Do not share details of the money transfer to anyone other than your receiver