Whether you need to send money from the Philippines to the USA to support friends and family, cover bill payments, or as a gift, Western Union can help.
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Ways to send money to the US
Ways to receive money in the US
Pay in cash for your money transfer to the US at your nearest agent location. We have over 23,0001 agent locations in the Philippines, so you’re never far from one of our experts.Find your nearest agent location
Make life easy for your loved ones and transfer money directly into their bank account in the US. Sending to a bank account means that your family won’t need to visit an agent location to receive their money.Find out more
Why not send money for a cash pickup for a more personal touch? Choose the agent location most convenient for your family – we have over 59,0001 in the US.Find US agent locations
Cash at an agent location
With a credit2/debit card at an agent location
Send money to bank accounts
Transfer money from the Philippines to the USA into a bank account so it’s ready for your loved ones when they need it most.Transfer money now
Money transfer speeds
Never worry about missing a payment again with Western Union. Your family and friends could receive your money transfer as a cash pickup in minutes3.Find US agent locations
Estimates before you send
Predict how much it will cost you to send money from the Philippines to the USA before committing. We’re transparent with our transfer fees4 and will let you know the exchange rate up front.Use our price estimator
Feel confident knowing that all Western Union money transfers are encrypted, with fraud prevention measures in place.
Send money to over 2001 countries and territories around the world. Reach your family virtually anywhere with Western Union.
Western Union has over 150 years of experience in sending money. Know that your money is in good hands with our reliable service.
It’s free and easy to register with Western Union and send money from the Philippines to the USA today.
Register with Western Union today, and you can start transferring money in a few clicks.
Use the tracking number (MTCN) to follow your money transfer for peace of mind.
Organize money transfers in advance to never miss a birthday gift again.
Send to your loved ones again quickly when you store their details in your Western Union profile.
You can send up to 15,000 USD equivalent in PHP per money transfer from the Philippines to the USA. The limit is 7,500 USD equivalent in PHP when sending to the US South West Border States.
It’s simple to transfer money to the USA from the Philippines. Start the process online and finish up at your nearest agent location. Follow these steps to start the money transfer from the comfort of your home:
To send money from the Philippines, you need to present a form of government-issued ID. This could include a:
This form of ID must match the one that you used to create your online Western Union profile.
You will also need accurate and up-to-date information about your receiver, including their full name and address. To send to their bank account, you will also need to provide their banking details – including their SWIFT/ BIC code.
Use the Western Union price estimator tool to predict the cost of sending money to the US, including currency exchange rates and transfer fees4.
1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.
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 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 the receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to the account tied to the 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.
4 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.