Send money to Cape Verde

With easy and convenient money transfer options, it’s easy to support your loved ones in Cape Verde.

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    Pay online for your money transfer

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    With your credit2 card

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    Transfer money to Cape Verde with our app

    Send money from anywhere for cash pickup in minutes1.

    Check transfer fees3 and exchange rates in advance.

    Track your money transfer conveniently.

    Save time and make repeat transfers.

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    Rating as of 15 April, 2024.

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    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Quick and easy registration

    It’s easy to register and start using our money transfer services.

    Commitment to security

    Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.

    Worldwide reach

    With Western Union Portugal, you can transfer money to 200+ countries and territories around the world.

    Easy tracking

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

    Frequently Asked Questions about sending money to Cape Verde

    What is the best way to send money to Cape Verde from Portugal with Western Union?

    Whether you need to send money to your child studying in Cape Verde or to support a family member’s medical bills, Western Union makes money transfer quick and convenient. With our money transfer services, you choose how you want the funds to get to your receiver, how they will pick it up and how you will pay for it.

    The convenient ways to send money to Cape Verde with Western Union Portugal are online at or with our app.

    How much does it cost to send money to Cape Verde from Portugal?

    You can get a free estimate for your money transfer to Cape Verde by using our price estimator anytime and without an obligation to send money later. You can also visit the send money form and select ‘Cape Verde’ as your destination and enter the amount you’d like to send to get an estimate.

    Note that if you are using a credit card2 to send money online or over the phone, a credit card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. You can avoid these fees by using a debit card.

    Transfer fees and exchange rates provided are estimates only and are not guaranteed. Additional taxes and fees may apply.

    How do I send money to Cape Verde for cash pickup at a Western Union agent location?

    Sending money for cash pickup is a fast and convenient option if you need to get money to your receiver quickly. Simply pay by credit2 or debit card and the money is ready for cash pickup in minutes1.

    1. Log in or register and verify your free profile. Click ‘Send now’ to start your money transfer.
    2. Enter ‘Cape Verde’ as the destination and choose the amount you’d like to send. Select ‘Cash pickup’ and payment by card.
    3. Enter your receiver’s name and address.
    4. Pay with your credit2 or debit card.
    5. We will send you a confirmation email with a tracking number for your money transfer (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver for fast cash pickup.
    How do I send money to Cape Verde with the Western Union® app?

    The Western Union® app lets you send money easily, anytime, and from virtually anywhere for cash pickup in Cape Verde.

    1. If you already have the Western Union® app, log in with Touch ID or your credentials. If you don’t have our app yet, simply download it on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. New users can follow the steps to register with an email address. You can verify your profile using your driver’s license, passport or government-issued ID.
    2. Start a money transfer by entering ‘Cape Verde’ as the destination country and choose the amount you’d like to send. Choose ‘Cash pickup’ as the receiving method and enter your receiver’s details.
    3. Pay for your money transfer via credit2 card.
    4. We’ll provide the tracking number for your money transfer (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver to track the funds.

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    1 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.

    2 If you’re using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or check other payment methods.

    3 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Transfer fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Transfer fees and exchange rates subject to change without notice.