We offer many convenient options for sending and receiving money which makes it easy for you and your receiver.
Send money online, from your mobile with the Western Union mobile app, or at a nearby agent location. If you send money using the Western Union mobile app, you can start your transaction in the app and then pay in cash at a Western Union location.
Depending on the method you use to send, you can pay with your bank account, credit card, or cash for cash pickup in minutes* at Western Union agent locations.
Download the new Western Union app.
Log in or register for free, on your mobile or at westernunion.com.
Enter the receiver’s country and the amount you wish to send.
Enter your receiver’s information
Choose your payment method and confirm the payment.
You can also pay in cash with the Western Union mobile app.
Once you receive your confirmation email, share the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) with your receiver so they can pick up the money.
More than 145 years of trusted service and experience.
You can pay with your bank account, or with your credit or debit card (Visa®, Visa Electron®, MasterCard®, Maestro®, Visa Cartes Bleue®).
Cash pickup is available in minutes*
Locked-in exchange rates***with no hidden fees for the receiver.
* 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. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.
** Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.
*** Due to local restrictions, in some countries exchange rates can only be fixed on receive.