Send money to a mobile phone in Africa from 1€*

How it works:

Log in to your profile. If you don't have a profile, register for free!

Choose our mobile phone service.2

Enter your receiver's name, address, and mobile number.1

Convenient: pay with your Visa®, Visa Electron®, MasterCard®, Maestro® or Cartes Bleue® (issued by a bank in France).

You and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via SMS4 notification when the money's delivered.


1 Read the restrictions and special notes for this service.

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

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

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

* Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates..