Online payment with western union

No one knows the recipient of your funds as you do, so why wouldn’t we let you choose how to send them money?
Western Union payment Solutions With the Western Union® app, it’s easy to send money online and have funds deposited directly into a bank account. Or, if your loved one is on the go, simply send for cash pickup at one of our many Western Union agent locations worldwide.
Send cash around the world when you start online or with the Western Union® app. Choose “Pay in-store” and finish at an agent location.

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Online Payment:

Western Union gives you choices, so you can transfer money the way that works best for you.  Prefer not to visit a retail location? Send money online or on our mobile app. You can also send money by calling 1-800-CALL-CASH® (1-800-225-5227) to send money within the U.S and to most international locations5. To send money online, register to create your Western Union profile. Then follow the steps below to complete your money transfer.

Send to a bank account

Send money directly to a qualifying bank account, using your credit2 or debit card, or pay by bank transfer. 

۱) Check if you have all the bank details of your receiver.

۲) Log in or register, and click ‘send now’ to start your transfer.

۳) Enter the destination and amount. Transaction times vary per destination, but you’ll be able to see these as you make your selections.

۴) Choose delivery ‘bank account’ and select a past receiver or enter your receiver’s bank account details. 

۵) Pay by debit or credit card2, or with your bank account. 

۶) We will send you a confirmation email with a tracking number of your transaction (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver to track the funds.

Send for cash pick up, pay with card

Need to send money urgently? This is a fast and convenient option, pay by debit card and your money is ready for cash pick up in minutes1.

۱) Log in or register, and click ‘send now’ to start your transfer.

۲) Enter the destination and amount, then choose cash pick up and payment by card.

۳) Enter your receiver’s name and address.

۴) Pay with your credit2 or debit card (issued by a bank in the United States).

۵) We will send you a confirmation email with a tracking number for your transaction (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver for fast cash pick up.

Send for cash pick up, pay with bank transfer

Link your bank account to your Western Union® profile to save yourself time and make future transfers easier (US accounts only).

۱) Log in or register, and click ‘send now’ to start your transfer.

۲) Choose ‘cash pick up’ enter the destination and amount then chose to pay with a bank account.

۳) Link your checking account to your Western Union profile (US accounts only).

۴) Verify your bank account and complete your money transfer.

۵) We will send you a confirmation email with a tracking number for your transaction (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver for fast cash pick up.

Send to a mobile wallet

You can send money directly to your receiver’s phone if they have a mobile wallet3 from one of our partners, and are located in a country where this is available.

۱) Check available destination countries and mobile providers.

۲) Log in or register, and click ‘send now’ to start your transfer.

۳) Enter the destination and any amount up to $500, and choose delivery ‘to a mobile wallet.

۴) Enter your receiver’s name and mobile number.

۵) Pay with your checking account, credit card2 or debit card.

۶) You and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via text4 notification when the money’s delivered.

Need to transfer funds to a correctional facility? Choose Send Money to an Inmate.

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In-person:

Send to a bank account

We are formless! Go directly to the counter to transfer money to a bank account.

۱) Check if you have all the bank details for your receiver and search for an agent location near you.

۲) Go directly to the counter with your ID, My WU® number or phone number, and bring you receiver’s bank and account information.

۳) Pay with cash or a US bank-issued debit card (at participating locations).

۴) Save your receipt with the tracking number (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver to track the funds.

Send for cash pick up

We are formless! Go directly to the counter to transfer money to a bank account.

۱) Search for an agent location near you.

۲) Go directly to the counter with your ID, My WU® number or phone number, and bring your receiver’s information. Give the Agent the applicable funds (including transaction fee*), and pay with cash.

۳) Save your receipt and share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver for fast cash pick up.

Send to a mobile wallet

You can send money directly to your receiver’s phone if they have a mobile wallet from one of our partners, and are located in a country where this is available.

We are now formless! Go directly to the counter to start your transaction.

۱) Check available destination countries and mobile providers.

۲) Check to confirm that you have the receiver’s name, and mobile phone number.

۳) Go directly to the counter with your ID, My WU number or phone number, and bring your receiver’s information.

۴) Pay with your checking account, credit2 card or debit card.

۵) You and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via text4 notification when the money’s delivered.

Need to transfer funds to a correctional facility? Choose to Send Money to an Inmate.

transfer money by phone

By Phone :

Western Union makes it easy to send cash to your loved ones. Cash is available for pickup within minutes1, in most cases. Follow these simple steps:

Send over the phone within the US and to most international locations5 by calling
1-800-CALL-CASH® (1-800-225-5227).

۱) For payment, you’ll need your U.S.-issued credit2 or debit card.

۲) Your Western Union call center representative will walk you through the steps, take your card number, and give you a tracking number (MTCN).

۳) Write the tracking number (MTCN) down. Share it with your receiver for pickup at one of our agent locations.

۴) If you need to transfer funds to a correctional facility, let your representative know when you make the call.

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Send money on the go, at the grocery store, at the gym, or from wherever you are with the Western Union® app.

Send to a bank account

Transfer money directly to a qualifying bank account, using your credit or debit card, or pay by bank transfer.

۱) You’ll need the account and routing numbers for your receiver’s bank.

۲) Open the Western Union® app. Log in with Touch ID. If you need the app, download it here: 

۳) Start a transfer and enter the destination and amount. Transaction times vary per destination, but you’ll be able to see these as you make your selections.

۴) Choose delivery “to a bank account” and select a past receive or enter your receiver’s bank account details.

۵) Pay by debit or credit card2, or with your bank account.

۶) Look for a confirmation email from Western Union with a tracking number (MTCN). 

۷) Share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver.

Send for cash pick up, pay by card

Need to send money urgently? Pay by debit card or credit card. Your receiver’s money will be ready for cash pick up in minutes1.

۱) Open the Western Union® app. Log in with Touch ID. If you need the app, download it here: 

۲) Start a transfer and enter the destination and amount. Choose ‘cash pick up’ and payment by ‘card’.

۳) Select a past receiver or enter your receiver’s name and address.

۴) Pay with your U.S.-issued credit2 or debit card (issued by a bank in the United States).

۵) Look for a confirmation email from Western Union with a tracking number (MTCN).

۶) Share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver.

Send for cash pick up, pay with a bank account

To save time in the future when sending for cash pick up it’s easy to link your bank account to your Western Union profile.

۱) Open the Western Union® app. Log in with Touch ID. If you need the app, download it here: 

۲) Start a transfer. Enter the destination and amount, then choose to pay with ‘bank account’.

۳) Select a past receiver or enter your receiver’s name and address.

۴) Link your checking account to your Western Union profile.

۵) Verify your bank account and complete your money transfer.

۶) Look for a confirmation email from Western Union with a tracking number (MTCN).

۷) Share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver.

Send to mobile wallet

When available, send money directly to your receiver’s mobile wallet3.

۱) Check available destination countries and mobile providers.

۲) Log in or register, and click ‘send now’ to start your transfer.

۳) Enter the destination and any amount up to $500.

۴) Choose delivery ‘To a mobile wallet3.

۵) Enter your receiver’s name and mobile number.

۶) Pay with your bank account, credit2 card or debit card.

۷) You and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via text4 notification when the money’s delivered. 8) If you are sending money to a correctional facility, choose ‘Send money to an inmate’ from the app menu