Send money 24/7 around the world

Whether you need to transfer money to friends down the street or family across the globe, Western Union gets your funds there quickly and reliably.

Be informed. Be aware. Protect yourself from fraud.
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We encrypt your transfers

We are committed to keeping your data secure

The
My WU®
program

Get rewarded with the My WU® program
Sign up for free to start earning points1 on qualifying transfers.
Redeem points for exclusive member benefits such as transfer fee2 discounts.

Convenient ways to send and receive money

Sign up to start sending money today

Quick and easy sign up

It’s easy to sign up and start sending money reliably.

Track your transfer

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

Pay the way you like

Pay online using your bank account, credit/debit card4 or cash in-store.

Convenient locations

Send money for cash pickup at a
Western Union® agent location near your receiver.

Send money online, available for pickup in minutes5

Simply transfer money to an agent location and your recipient can collect the cash within minutes of it being sent.

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

Ease and convenience

Send money the way that’s convenient for you: online, with our app, or in person at an agent location.

Commitment to security

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

We’re international

We move money from the U.S. to over 200 countries and territories.

Get rewarded with the My WU® program

Become a My WU® member to earn and redeem points1 for discounts on your Western Union® money transfers.

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Ready to get started with Western Union?

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Our response to COVID-19

With the ongoing spread of COVID-19 and the speed at which things are changing around us, we remain committed to doing everything we can to support the health of our employees and agents and ensure that we can meet our customers need to send money for critical support to loved ones.

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Money transfers at your fingertips with the Western Union® app

Send money quickly or start a transfer and pay in-store.
Track your money transfer in real time.
Send again quickly to friends and family.
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4.8/5
4.4/5

Rating as of September 15, 2020.

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1 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 promotions l discounts that cannot be combined with My WU® fee reductions.

2 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.

3 Network data as of June 30, 2020.

4 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.

5 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. For mobile transactions 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. See the transfer form for restrictions.