You can send money with Western Union:  

Online using our website or the Western Union mobile app 

To send your first money transfer1 with Western Union, create a profile on our mobile app or website. 

  1. Log into your Western Union profile or register if you are a new user. 
  2. Select Send money
  3. Select the receiver’s country and enter the amount and currency.
  4. Select how your receiver would like to get the money: 
  • Cash pickup 
  • Bank account deposit 
  • Mobile wallet  

5.  Choose your payment method2:  

  • Credit3 or debit card 
  • Bank account 
  • Cash at a Western Union location 
  • Mobile wallet 

6.  Review the transfer summary  

7.  Select Submit. 


  • Service availability may be different for each receiver’s country4. 
  • You can add or delete the details of your receivers in your profile. 
  • You have the option to resend the same amount to your receivers.  

At an agent location or in-store 

If you want to send money in person, visit a Western Union agent location and pay via cash or a debit card5.  

If you want to send cash, you can still start your money transfer online with our pay in-store service to save time and then pay in cash at one of our agent locations.  

To pay in-store: 

  1. Log into your Western Union account on or the Western Union app.
  2. Select Pay in-store.
  3. Go to a nearby agent location and provide your phone number and pay to complete the money transfer. 

You can check the status of your money transfer using our Track a transfer service. 


1 You must be at least 18 years old to send or receive money with Western Union.  

2The payment and receiving methods are different for each country. 

3Card-issuer cash advance fee and related interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges. 

4We might ask you to verify your identity depending on the service, send amount and the receiver country. 

5 This service is available only at some agent locations.