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Sign up and start sending money online from Jamaica with Western Union

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Visit the nearby GraceKennedy
location and provide the same ID
you used for online registration

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After you receive a profile
verification email, you can start
sending money online
on WU.com

Sign up and start sending money online with Western Union

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Check out our transfer fees starting at $3 USD*

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With Western Union online profile you can:

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Set up your profile and send
money from virtually anywhere in
Jamaica, at anytime

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their cash

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Your money is available to the receiver in minutes**

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in more than 200 countries and territories around the world

Western Union has been moving money for over 145 years

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3 most asked questions

How do I provide my identification document?

Your valid identification document should be presented during your visit to a GraceKennedy agent location.

Does it cost anything to register at Western Union's website?

No, it’s free to register.

Who can register at Western Union website?

Anyone who satisfies the following conditions can use our International money transfer service.

  • Only residents of Jamaica are allowed to use www.westernunion.com service
  • Individuals must have a valid identification document (Passport, National ID card, Driver’s License).
  • Must be of at least 18 years of age on the date of application.
  • Must accept the Terms and Conditions of using this service.
  • Must have a valid email address.
  • Must have a valid residential address.
  • Must have a valid credit or debit card issued in Jamaica.

In certain cases, Western Union may refuse the registration based on criteria of the service.

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* 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.

** Service and funds may be delayed or unavailable depending on certain factors including the Service selected, the selection of delayed delivery options, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”). Additional restrictions may apply; see our terms and conditions for details.

*** Agent location count valid as of 30 September 2017