Fast, reliable money transfers at your fingertips with the Western Union® app

Send money around the world 24/7 from virtually anywhere with your credit1 or debit card. Support your loved ones in 200+ countries and territories.


Fast money transfers at your fingertips

Send money, track money transfers, check exchange rates, and find agent locations with the fast and reliable Western Union® money transfer app.

Send money
Check exchange rates
Track a transfer
Find locations

Send money

Send money your way – for cash pick-up, to a bank account, or to a mobile wallet1. Save your receiver’s details and make repeat money transfers around the world.

Check exchange rates

Quickly check transfer fees2 and exchange rates with a few taps and send money on the go.

Track a transfer

Track a money transfer easily with your 10-digit Money Tracking Control Number(MTCN). Get notified when your receiver collects the funds.

Find locations

Find the nearest agent location or send money to any of the hundreds of thousand of agent locations around the world.

How to send money with the Western Union® app


Log in to your profile

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 a profile.


Enter your money transfer details

Start a money transfer by entering the destination country and the amount you would like to send. Choose the payout method that works for you: directly to a bank account, for cash pickup or to a mobile wallet3 based on your receiver’s country. Enter your receiver’s details.


Pay, send and track

Choose a payment method and we will provide the tracking number (MTCN) after you send. Share this number with your receiver to track the funds. If you are sending to a mobile wallet3, you and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via text notification when the money is delivered.

Pay the way you like

Visa or Mastercard debit/credit1 card


Added security for peace of mind

Added security for peace of mind

Touch ID enabled.

Get started in seconds with one-touch fingerprint login.

Your contacts, in one place.

Select your receiver effortlessly just import your contacts.

Committed to security.

We are PCI DSS compliant and committed to keeping your data and payments secure.

Encrypted transfers.

We use encryption to help protect your money transfers.

Start on the app and pay in cash

Save time at the counter by setting up your money transfer on the Western Union® app and paying in cash at an agent location. Here’s how it works.

Money transfers made easy with the Western Union® app

Send money on the go or start a money transfer and pay at an agent location.

Track your money transfer in real time.

Resend quickly to friends and family.


1 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.

2 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.

3 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.

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