Send a Western Union money transfer

Overview

Whether you want to send money to your best friend in Europe, parents in India or your twin sister in China, you can send money to the people you love – wherever they live. Western Union Money Transfers are a great solution when you need a quick and easy way to send cash to family or friends abroad. You can send a Western Union Money Transfer using your computer, smartphone, or tablet.

Before you send money, you’ll need to add a contact, also known as a receiver. Your contact with be the recipient of the transfer. 

Learn how to add a contact for Western Union Money Transfer

Learn more about Western Union Money Transfer fees and how to protect your private information

If you need to set up digital banking for the first time, you can do this with our mobile app guide and computer banking guide.

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How do I send a Western Union Money Transfer? 

To send a Western Union Money Transfer:

  1. From the app's Home screen, tap Transfers
  2. Tap Send money internationally
  3. Tap Cash pickup
  4. Select a contact to send the transfer to and the account you want to send it from
  5. Select the currency and the amount, then follow the instructions to complete your transfer

Learn how to add a Western Union Money Transfer contact using your computer, smartphone, or tablet

How to add a contact for Western Union Money Transfer