Happy Mother’s Day! Now is the time to send the perfect gift

Sometimes our busy schedules bring us to the point where we nearly forget about the most important person in our life – our mother.
Let’s take a moment now to give the perfect gift to your mother!

When it comes to getting the perfect gift, it is often hard to guess what your loved one wants. Don’t guess! It takes just a few clicks to send the perfect present: money. Give a gift that will never be returned, but will most definitely be appreciated. With westernunion.com, your beloved mother will enjoy deciding what to do with her money.

Sending money online at westernunion.com from the comfort of your home around the world can be fast, convenient, and simple. You get to choose the most convenient method for you and the most convenient delivery method for your mother. Depending on your mother’s country, you could also have the option to send money directly to their bank account,* or your mother can pick up cash at the nearest agent location within minutes* of you sending it. In some countries, you can even send money to a mobile phone.*



Money in minutes* helps out even in last-minute scenarios.

If you send cash for pickup at one of more than 500,000 Western Union agent locations** around the world, your mother may get the money in minutes*.

Find the nearest agent location.

Why send money online to a bank account*?

Because you will get a 0 EUR transfer fee*** for sending money to a bank account,* and your mother won’t need to travel to an agent location to pick up the money. This offer excludes sending money to a bank account* in Thailand. Sending directly to a bank account* can take up to 3 business days. Weigh the benefits of speed against the benefits of saving money.

Find out more information about sending money directly to a bank account* and where this service is available.



Your loyalty is appreciated


When you send money with wu.com, you can enjoy benefits of being a loyal sender. There are no forms to fill out and you can receive SMS payout notifications, exclusive member rewards, and exciting member contests with Gold Card program. You can easily redeem your points at mywu.com and get a discount automatically applied to your next money transfer. Learn more about Gold Card benefits and how to get them.



* Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. For mobile transactions funds will be paid to mother’s mWallet 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-out fees. See the transfer form for restrictions.

** Agent location count valid as of 31 December 2015.

*** Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change with-out notice.