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Western Union

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Transfer Speed 1 days
Processing Fee $1
Processing Commission 5%
Minimum Transfer $1

Western Union Review

Western Union is a money transfer services company based in Englewood, CO. It was founded in 1851 and offers money transfers to 207 countries.

What money transfer methods does Western Union support?

Western Union allows you to send money to the following destinations:

  • Bank accounts.
  • Personal transfers without the need of a bank account

How long does it take for the money transfer to arrive with Western Union?

Typically, money transfers will take 1 day to arrive. However, this may vary depending on the amount, currency, and destination.

How much money can you send with Western Union?

Western Union does not have a minimum transfer amount.

The maximum amount you can send per transfer is $7,500.

What fees and commissions does Western Union charge?

  • Western Union charges a flat fee of $1. Western Union charges a processing fee that starts at $1
  • There is a processing commission of 5%. For example, on a $1,000 transfer you will pay around $50. This is just an estimate there may be other fees and commissions to consider.
  • Western Union does not charge a currency exchange fee. Instead, Western Union makes a profit from the spread between the buy and sell price of the currency you purchase. Compare the exchange rates offered by money transfer services as well as fees when calculating the total cost of the transaction.
Western Union Fees
Description
Processing Fee $1
Processing Commission 5%
International Transfer Fee N/A
International Transfer Fee ($) N/A
Processing Commission Range N/A
Processing Fee Range ($) $1 - $50
Foreign Currency Transaction Fee 0%

How much does it cost to send $1,000 to Mexico with Western Union?

It can cost up to $2.99 to send $1,000 to Mexico. However, prices can change depending on the transfer and payment methods.

How much does it cost to send $1,000 to India with Western Union?

It can cost up to $2.99 to send $1,000 to India. However, prices can change depending on the transfer and payment methods.

How much does it cost to send $1,000 to Philippines with Western Union?

It can cost up to $8 to send $1,000 to Philippines. However, prices can change depending on the transfer and payment methods.

How much does it cost to send $1,000 to China with Western Union?

Western Union does not charge a fee to send money to China. However, money transfer companies usually make money on the exchange rate so check the rate you receive to calculate the overall cost of the transaction.

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Feature Breakdown

Foreign Currency Transaction Fee 0%
Processing Fee $1
Processing Commission 5%
Maximum Amount to Transfer $7,500
Mobile Transfer  
Payment Options
  • Bank Transfer
  • Cash
  • Credit/Debit Card
  • Storefront
Transfer Speed 1
Transfer Methods
  • Bank
  • Personal

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