To Wire Money From the US
wire money from Western Union or from your
bank. You can also wire money from the US Postal Service. Call 1-888-368-4669 for a participating Post Office™ location near you.
There are hundreds of Western Union offices around the country. You
can send the money online, go to a branch to send the money or charge by phone for a
higher cost. The money will be sent to the Western Union office nearest
$1-$100: $15 (charge by phone: $25)
Toll-Free Customer Service: 1-800-325-6000
(en español: 1-800-325-4045)
You can also purchase money orders from Western Union or from major
supermarkets, convenience stores, your bank, check cashing services
and other stores displaying the Western Union sign. A money order can
be used to pay bills or purchase goods or services. If you are late
with a phone payment or bounced a check, for example, the phone company
may ask for cash or a money order to cover the amount owing.
to wire any amount is normally between $30 and $40. The wire should
arrive the same day if sent before 3 p.m. If you are not a customer
of the bank, it may not let you wire money. Call to inquire.
to wire money, you may need the following:
driver' license or passport
bank card, if you are wiring from a bank
routing number of the destination bank
destination bank's "swiftcode", if they have one