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Send money with
Western Union at
Dollar General today!


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How to send money at Dollar General


Send up to $800 to loved ones




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Star your transfer on the Western Union® app or WU.com.

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Select “Pay in-store”.

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Head to a nearby Dollar General and provide your phone number and
payment to complete the transaction.



That’s it! Convenient and simple, as money transfers should be.


Pay your way

Pay for your Western Union® money
transfers in-store with cash or with your
debit card1.


Conveniently pick up
cash at Dollar General


Receive up to $300 for fast cash pickup





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Visit WU.com or the Western Union® app and select “Pick up cash” from the menu.

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Enter the requested information, including the tracking number
(MTCN) provided from your sender.

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Visit your preferred Dollar General location.

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Proceed to the counter with your ID and phone number to
pick up your cash.


It’s that easy!

Do it all with the
Western Union® app

• Check exchange rates* easily.

• Send money straight to bank accounts around the world.

• Save receiver information so you can quickly resend transfers to loved ones.

• Track your transfers so you know when your money arrives.

Get rewarded for sending money
as a My WU® member


Register for My WU® membership with your email address on our app or WU.com and earn redeemable points2 toward great rewards, such as fee discounts3, each time you send money to loved ones.


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1 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges.

2 Earn 1 point for every $1 in qualifying transfer fees spent on a single transaction.

3 Fee reductions apply only to the Western Union transfer fee for a single Western Union Money Transfer or Quick Collect transaction. Excludes all other services, including without limitation, online bill payments, and money transfers via social/chat applications. Points used will not be reversible and if amount of transfer fee is less than redeemed discount, no cash, credit or refund will be provided. Western Union reserves the right to offer promotional discounts that cannot be combined with My WU fee reductions.

* 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. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.