Send Money in Person

When you’d prefer to handle your money transfer in person, we’re nearby to help. We have more than 500,000 agent locations worldwide. Our friendly, knowledgeable agents can make your money transfer happen with ease.


Money in minutes – When you need money there in minutes.1, 2

How to Send Money In Person

Sending money in person with Western Union is easy. Choose the service that’s best for you and follow the simple steps below to find out how.

  1. Complete the Send Money section of the form and choose Cash Pickup and Money in Minutes.1

  2. Give the Agent the completed form with the applicable funds (including transaction fee) in cash.3

  3. Save your receipt and share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver for pickup.

1 Read the restrictions and special notes for the Money in Minutes service.

2 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, regulatory issues, identification requirements, differences in time zones or a selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See retail terms and conditions available at agent locations.

3 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange.