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First time sending money online?

Whether you’re a first time Western Union® user or thinking to switch from sending money at an agent location to
sending online, here is a step-by-step guide for you to get started:

Create your profile. You will need to verify your mobile phone number and fill
in the registration form to create your profile.

Verify your profile. Once registered online, please do the following:

• Take a clear photo of your valid ID from both sides.

• Take a clear selfie of yourself (face) holding your ID.

• Send both ID photos and the selfie from your registered email to
A representative of Orabank will check your documents in order to verify your

Send money online. Once you receive an SMS confirmation of your completed
profile verification, you can start sending money anytime at wu.com.

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A few reasons to send money with us

It's quick

It takes just minutes1 for your money transfer to reach an agent location.

It's convenient

With 500,000+ locations2 around the world, it's easy to find one near your receiver.

It's reliable

We have over 145 years of experience in money transfers around the world.

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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 and foreign exchange issues, required receiver action(s), identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See Terms and Conditions for details.

2 Network data as of 30 June 2018.