Send money to an inmate
How can I send money to an inmate in a correctional facility?
You can send money using any convenient option below. You will need to provide the following information when sending money:Correctional fac...
What information do I need to send money to an inmate?
You will need the following information to send money to an inmate:Inmate's correctional facility name Inmate’s ID NumberInmate's first...
How does my receiver get the money?
The money is sent to the correctional facility and the account number you provided when you sent the money transfer.
How long does it take for the money to be delivered?
This can vary based on the facility where you submit payment. Please contact the correctional facility for more information.
How do I know if the facility has received my payment?
You will receive a money transfer control number (MTCN) on your receipt to confirm that the payment has been sent to your facility. You can...
How do I find a correctional facility?
Western Union serves a variety of correctional facilities, allowing you to send money to inmates in county jails and state or federal prison...
How much can I send through Send2Corrections?
Western Union allows for inmate payments of up to $300.
What would cause a payment to not be successfully delivered?
Your payment could fail due to one of the following reasons:a. Inmate is no longer at the stated facility based on the daily roster. Rosters...
Can I still use my Western Union app to send money to an inmate?
Please note the following:Beginning September 30, 2023*, you will only be able to send money online through send2corrections.com or th...
How do I cancel my transfer for a refund?
You may be able to cancel your money transfer if it has not been picked up or deposited.To cancel a send2corrections.com or mobile app-initi...
Still have questions about sending money to an inmate?
Please contact Customer Care.
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