How to Send Money with Western UnionOn February 20, 2020 by Raul Dinwiddie
Thinking of sending money at a Western Union location. Follow these simple steps and we can get your money sent in minutes. If you need to find a location use the find locations button on westernunion.com Before you leave, make sure you bring a government-issued photo ID. Most locations are cash-only but some do accept debit cards. Depending on the location you can complete the details of the transaction by speaking to a store representative using a kiosk or with WU mobile app before you arrive at the location This way is usually the fastest Make sure to give your phone number or email address so you can get notified about the progress of the transaction If you need help at any time please ask a store representative or try help in the WU mobile app When completing the required information make sure the receiver’s name matches exactly as it appears on their own ID You might want to call them to verify first Otherwise, the might not be able to pick up the money Once you complete the transaction the cashier will give you a confirmation number or MTCN Give the MTCN to the receiver before the pick up the money So they can track the progress they also need it to complete the transaction Finally, tell your receiver they need a government-issued photo ID to pick up the money That’s it. Western Union is a simple, reliable way to send money around the world. Western Union – moving money for better.