To send a money transfer through Western Union, simply bring valid ID and complete the form in-store.
You’ll need: – A valid ID – The applicable funds (including transfer fees*) – To know the receiver’s location and their name as it is on their ID – Complete the Western Union Send Money Form
To send via bank transfer with Western Union, you’ll need to know the receiver’s bank details. You should know their IBAN, BIC, Account Number, and Bank name.
How to receive money from Western Union?
There’s a couple of ways to receive a Western Union money transfer: – Directly to your bank account – To your local Western Union agent -To your mobile wallet** If collecting money from your local Western Union agent You’ll need: – The sender’s full name (first, middle and last name) – The country where the money was sent from – The approximate amount that was sent – The unique number of the transaction (MTCN – Money Tracking Control Number) – Your government-issued identification document(s) Note: the name on your ID must match the name on the money transfer in order for the money to be paid out.
– Current passport – Current driving license – National identity card – EU Residency Card – Emergency/Temporary Passport, Emergency Travel Documents – Ships Passport
*Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Transfer fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Transfer fees and exchange rates subject to change without notice.
**Funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. Funds availability subject to terms and conditions of service. See Mobile Form for Restrictions.
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