Send money to a bank account abroad with Western Union

For a flat ₱500 transfer fee*, you can save your loved ones overseas a trip to an agent location by sending money directly to their bank account.

You can check our country list to know which banks you can send money to.

How to send money to a bank account at an agent location:

  Know your receiver’s bank details. Before starting your money transfer, make sure you know your receiver’s bank name and bank account number**.

  Fill out the Send Money form at an agent location. Once done, give it to our agent along with a valid ID, the money you wish to send, and the applicable transfer fee.

  Get your receipt. And take note of the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN).

  Inform your receiver. Let them know the MTCN, the sum sent, and the country you sent it from. Do not disclose these details to anyone else.


For your convenience, you can track your transfer to know if the money has been received.

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Need help with your money transfers?

Feel free to contact us anytime through email or by giving us a call. We’re available 24/7 to help you.



* Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice. Subject to applicable taxes (if any).

** Please use care when providing bank account information. Funds will be paid into the bank account corresponding to the account number you provide.

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