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    It’s easy to register and start sending money reliably.

    Track your money transfer

    Easily track your transfer online and with our app using the MTCN.

    Pay the way you like

    Pay using your credit3/debit card, by bank transfer or cash at an agent location.

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    Our customers made millions of money transfers with Western Union last year—here’s why:

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    How do I make an international money transfer online?

    Simply follow these steps to make an international money transfer online:

    1. Register for a free Western Union online profile or log in if you have one set up already. Get started by clicking ‘Send money’.
    2. Select the country where your loved one is based and enter the send amount.
    3. Choose your loved one’s preferred receiving method – for example, bank account, cash or mobile wallet2.
    4. Pick a payment method. Your options can include credit3/debit card, and bank transfer.
    5. Enter any details we request about you and your receiver, then pay.
    6. Follow your money with the tracking number (MTCN) we provide.

    What do I need to send money with Western Union?

    The exact information you’ll require to send money with Western Union depends on the country and money transfer method. For example, you’ll normally need the full name and address of your receiver to send money for cash pickup, while bank account transfers generally require the bank name and account number. Learn more about the requirements for each individual country we send money to.

    How can I send money abroad without a bank account?

    You can send money abroad without a bank account by paying in cash at a Western Union agent location. Simply follow these steps:

    1. Search for an agent location that is convenient with our finder tool.
    2. Hand in your receiver’s information at the front desk. You’ll also generally require a valid government-issued ID and phone number.
    3. Pay with cash.
    4. Track your money transfer using the tracking number (MTCN) you’re provided with.

    How long does an international money transfer take?

    Money sent for cash pickup at an agent location can be available to your receiver in minutes4. International money transfers made to bank accounts can take longer to complete – potentially a few business days. Check our full list of destinations to see the typical bank account transfer times for each one.

    Still have questions about international money transfers?

    Contact our Customer Care team or visit our FAQ page for more information.

    1 Western Union standard and new customer offer fees and rates are subject to change without notice. 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. The exclusive offer for improved exchange rate in cash pickup is limited to Angola (AOA), Bangladesh (BDT), Brazil (BRL), Chile (CLP), Colombia (COP), Dominican Republic (DOP), Ecuador (USD), Egypt (USD), Guinea (GNF), India (INR), Indonesia (IDR), Mexico (MXP), Morocco (MAD), Pakistan (PKR), Panama (USD), Paraguay (PYG), Peru (USD), Philippines (PHP), Thailand (THB), Tunisia (TND), Turkey, United Kingdom (USD), United States (USD), Venezuela (VIB). The exclusive offer for improved exchange rate for bank accounts is limited to Brazil (BRL), Colombia (COP), India (INR), Morocco (MAD), Philippines (PHP), Sri Lanka (LKR). The exclusive offer for improved exchange rate for Mobile Wallet is limited to Colombia (COP), Indonesia (IDR), Dominican Republic of the Congo (USD), El Salvador (USD), Liberia (USD).

    2 Funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. Funds availability subject to terms and conditions of service. See Mobile Form for Restrictions.

    3 Some card issuers may charge additional fees for using our services. Please contact your card issuer for more information.

    4 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.