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Send money
from Ivory Coast

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Choose how you’ll send money from Ivory Coast

Online

Transfers made easy

1. Log in or register
-If this is your first transfer, you’ll need to confirm your identity online after creating your profile.

2. Start your transfer
- Enter the destination country and the amount you’d like to send.
- Choose the payout method: cash or direct to bank 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
- Pay for your transfer with a debit, credit or a prepaid card (issued in WAEMU* region) or with an Ivory Coast bank account.
- Check all the details before choosing send.
- You’ll get a confirmation email with the tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

* WAEMU region includes Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Togo, Benin, Bissau Guinea, Burkina Faso and Senegal.

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On our app

Send money on the go

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

2. Log in or register
- Follow the steps in the app to create a profile with your mobile number.
- If this is your first transfer, you’ll need to confirm your identity online after creating your profile.

3. Start your transfer
- Enter the destination country and the amount you’d like 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 with a debit, credit or a prepaid card (issued in WAEMU* region) or with an Ivory Coast bank account.
- Check all the details before choosing send.
- You’ll get a confirmation email with the tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

* WAEMU region includes Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Togo, Benin, Bissau Guinea, Burkina Faso and Senegal.

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In person

Walk in to send money

1. Visit a Western Union agent location
With over 1,800 locations2 in Ivory Coast, it’s easy to find one nearby.

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

3. Share your receiver’s details3
- Provide the agent with your receiver’s first name and surname, 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 via cash.
- You’ll get a receipt with the tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

Find location

Start online, pay in-store

Pay cash in store

1. Log in or register
- Go to wu.com or open our app.

2. Start your transfer
- Enter the destination country and the amount you’d like to send.
- Select “Pay cash in store” as the funding method.

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 in store
- Visit one of the participating Western Union agent locations with a valid government-issued ID to verify your profile.
- Pay for the transfer in cash.
- Upon successful payment, you’ll be given a receipt with your tracking number(MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

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Why transfer money with us?

Send money from Ivory Coast with us and enjoy all the benefits we have to offer.

It’s quick

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

It’s convenient

With hundreds of thousands of agent locations of agent locations in over 200 countries and territories2, finding one nearby is easy

It’s reliable

We’ve been moving money for over 145 years.

Create your profile today to send money online

1Register online

2Verify your profile

3Send money 24/7

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Need help?

Visit our FAQs or just get in touch.

Our Customer Care is ready to support you by phone:

+225 20 25 55 51 (08:30 AM - 04:30 PM)

or send an email to oci.wu.support@orabank.net

Go to FAQs

1 Please use care when providing bank account information. Funds will be paid into the bank account corresponding to the account number you provide. The receiver's account must be a local currency payout account.

2 Network data as of 30 June 2019.

3 Please provide your receiver’s name as it appears on the ID they will be presenting to pick up the money.

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 Send Form for details.