Money Orders

Send a money order from an agent location with Western Union.

When you need to pay a bill, but checks aren't accepted, a money order (domestic use only) may be the solution. Western Union offers this trusted alternative to checks.

Features and Details

  • Cash your money order at participating bank or retail locations or deposit it into your bank account.
  • Buy a money order at a participating Western Union agent location.
  • Money orders can be used only in the United States.

If your money order was lost or stolen and you have the receipt:

Print and complete the money order customer request form and return the receipt and the $15 nonrefundable processing fee to the listed address.

If your money order was lost or stolen and you don't have the receipt:

Print and complete the money order research request form,and mail it with the $30 nonrefundable processing fee to the listed address.

If the money order has not been cashed, you'll get a refund. If it has been cashed, you'll get a copy of it.

You may also submit the forms and the receipt by fax 1-720-864-0477 or by email RMO@westernunion.com. For more details on submitting documents by fax or email refer to Customer Service Center – How can I submit money order refund or photocopy request by email or fax?

Other Money Order Questions?

Visit our Customer Service Center or call 1-800-999-9660.