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How to Send Money

How to Send Money Online


What You Need:

> A WU Online account. This account is separate from your My WU account, which tracks your loyalty rewards.
> Your receiver’s contact information
> Your payment method information











If you’ve already created a WU Online account:
  1. Choose Send Money Online.
  2. Log in with your mobile telephone
  3. number. We’ll text an identification code to your phone. Enter the code online.
  4. Enter your receiver’s information and continue
  5. Enter your payment information. We’ll send a second identification code to your phone. Enter the code online.
  6. Review the transaction and submit.

    1. If you don’t have an WU Online account:
      1. Click Send Money Online.
      2. Choose Register now.
      3. Complete the registration form. Enter your receiver’s information and continue.
      4. Enter your payment information. We’ll text an identification code to your phone. Enter the code online.
      5. Review the transaction and submit.

      6. How to Send Money from an Agent Location


        What You Need:

        > Your receiver's location
        > Identification
        > Cash











        1. Visit a Western Union Agent Location
        2. Complete the "To Send Money" Form
        • Name of person you’re sending money to
        • Amount
        • City and country where money will be picked up

        3. Present ID and Payment to the Agent Clerk


        4. Collect Receipt
        • Save your receipt with the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN)
        • Some countries require the Receiver to provide the MTCN from your receipt to pick up the money. To see if the country you are sending money to requires the MTCN, please ask Agent Clerk

        5. Provide the Receiver with all necessary information
        • MTCN (in some countries it's necessary to provide)
        • the full name of the sender (specified in the system)
        • the amount of transfer
        • country of origin

        6. Receiver Picks Up Money Funds may be picked up at any Western Union Agent location in the city and country you selected.

        On this website you can check the Transfer Status using the MTCN.

        Learn more about how to pick up money.

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