Send money to the Philippines with Western Union to stay connected with your friends and family. Access plenty of options to make money transfers online, through our app or in person.
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Ways to send money to the Philippines
Ways to receive money in the Philippines
Transferring money on the go is straightforward with the Western Union app. Start a remittance to the Philippines on your phone and finish in-store.Get the app
Visit your nearest Western Union agent location to make a transfer in person.Search our US locations
Transfer money to bank accounts in the Philippines directly. We work with big names including Banco de Oro, Bank of the Philippine Islands and the Philippine National Bank.Learn more
With more than 21,0001 agent locations across the Philippines, your loved ones can choose their local spot when collecting their money.Find an agent location
Save your recipient’s information in your online profile to send money again fast.Learn more
Using your bank details
Cash at an agent location
With a credit2 or debit card
From the mall to your office, make a money transfer to the Philippines 24/7.
Support people back home with repeat payments.
Track money to the Philippines in real time.
Transfer money to major banks in the Philippines
Send funds to the likes of Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company and Land Bank in the Philippines.
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More control over your transfers
Send money online to the Philippines or download our helpful app. You can also complete a transfer in person from a Western Union agent location.
Focused on security
Encryption and fraud prevention efforts are at the heart of any money transfer to the Philippines.
With more than 59,0001 agent locations around the US, you shouldn’t have far to travel when you want to send money to the Philippines in person.
A global outlook
Our reach stretches far beyond the Philippines, as we serve more than 200 countries and territories.
With our quick registration process, you can begin sending money to the Philippines in minutes for cash pickup3.
Join our My WU® program to start earning points towards rewards you can use on future money transfers.
Save your loved ones’ details to speed up future remittance to the Philippines.
Track your funds all the way from the US to the Philippines.
You’ll have a wealth of choices when researching how to send money to the Philippines. Whether supporting relatives in your hometown or transferring funds as a gift, the main options to send money are:
It’s easy to start moving money to the Philippines online. Here’s how:
You should be able to send up to $19,000 as a remittance to the Philippines. However, your personal daily limit will depend on the service you choose and your transfer history.
You can check your limit by registering with us and visiting your profile.
Our price estimator tool will give you a good idea of how much it costs to send money to the Philippines. It shows you the transfer fees and exchange rates for different payment methods. We’ll also give you an estimate of how long your transfer might take to process.
Western Union makes it easy to send money transfers online to billions of bank accounts around the world. Why should you send with Western Union?
Here are the top 5 reasons.
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1 Real time transfers are available to Banco De Oro (BDO), Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), and Land Bank. For first-time BPI receivers, it may, however, take up to 2 hours. Funds sent to Land Bank between 10 am and 1 pm Eastern Time may also be delayed.
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.
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 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.
5 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.
6 Please make sure that the receiver’s name accurately matches the details of the bank account owner. (Account details may vary by country.)
7 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.