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When you need to send money, and you've got to do it fast, turn to the convenience of the Western Union Money Transfer service.


  • With Agent locations around the world and nearly 9,000 Agent locations in Mexico, there is sure to be a convenient Agent location near you.
  • Millions of Western Union Money Transfer transactions are made annually around the world.

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Restrictions and Special Notes


Sending from Mexico:

  • Sender must present valid identification on all transactions.
  • Maximum send amount is $7,499 US dollars in local currency equivalent per person, per transaction, per day.
  • Money transfers to Mexico must include the city and state of payout.
  • Agents offering outbound service: Telecom, Banamex, Elektra, Bodega de Remates, (BDR) and Banco Azteca (BAZ) locations.
  • Quick Pay Outbound Service is provided at Elektra, Banco Azteca and Salinas & Rocha branded locations only.
  • Quick Pay senders must call 01 800 002 10 21 to verify Quick Pay location information.
  • Elektra, Bodega de Remates and Salinas y Rocha: Locations open 365 days a year from 9 AM to 9 PM.
  • Banco Azteca Locations (BAZ) open from 9hrs until 19 hrs Monday through Saturdays, Sundays closed.
  • All payments are made in cash, only in local currency equivalent (Mexican pesos).

Receiving in Mexico:

  • Receivers must present valid identification.
  • Mexico will not payout money on proof of lost ID.
  • Maximum principal payout amount is $7,499 US dollars in local currency equivalent per person, per transaction, per day but depends on the agent, since the cash payout varies. Receivers must present identification.
  • At Elektra, Banco Azteca and Salinas y Rocha all payments are made in cash, only in local currency equivalent (Mexican pesos).
  • Maximum principal payout amount at Banamex locations (that are not Banamex branches) is $1,000 US dollars or local equivalent per transaction. All transactions are paid in cash.
  • Maximum principal Cash payout amount is $2,499 US dollars or local equivalent per transaction at Bital/HSBC. Receiver can collect the money in cash or it can be deposited into a bank account if the receiver already holds a HSBC account.
  • Payee must present correct money transfer control number (MTCN).

General Information:

  • During holidays, Banamex bank locations will be closed; however, Comercial Mexicana locations will be available for payouts.
  • Test question is not available.
  • Money Transfers to Mexico must include the City and State of payout.