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Send and receive money

We make sending and receiving money convenient and simple. At Western Union you can send money in a variety of ways:

Send money

Online
Move money through our website.
Visit wu.com
Via WU App
Use our app on Android, iPhone and iPad to send money and keep track of your transfers on the go 24/7.
Download our app
In person
Visit one of our 500,000 Agent locations worldwide and we will help you transfer money in person.
Find your nearest agent
By phone
In the US, call 1-800-CALL-CASH from a landline and one of our team will assist you.

Receive money


In cash
Visit any one of our 500,000 Agent locations near you with your government-issue ID and MTCN tracking number (your sender will share this with you).
Bank
account
Have money sent directly to your bank account for ease of use
Mobile
wallet
In select markets you can have your money sent directly to your mobile wallet while you are on the go.
Pre-paid
card
In select markets you can have your money transfer loaded onto your Western Union branded pre-paid card by logging into your card account or calling the number on the back of the card.

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Bill Payments

In the U.S. customers can also pay thousands of different billers including payments for mortgage, car payments, utilities, government entities, and credit card bills quickly and conveniently in person at one of our participating Agent locations, on the phone or online at wu.com.

Money Orders

Money orders are an alternative to checks. They're easy to cash at a bank or retail location, as well as deposit into a bank account, and they make paying bills easy. Money orders are sold at participating Western Union Agent Locations (U.S. and Canada only).

Find your nearest agent
Bill Payments

Pre-paid card

Take control of your money with the Western Union® Net Spend™ Prepaid Mastercard. Access your account info 24/7 through the online account center, mobile apps (Android and iOS) and anytime alerts to automatically update you via text or email.

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Pre-paid card