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 Receive Money In Person

 Receiving money is fast and easy with over 437,000 participating Agent locations worldwide. Pick up money as cash  right around the corner in minutes*, the next day* or in three business days.

  Contact the Sender for the Tracking Number (MTCN).
  Visit an Agent location with your ID and MTCN.
  Fill out the Receive Money form and collect cash and receipt.

Ask your Sender to send with one of these
money transfer services to pick up cash in person:

> Money in Minutes
> Next Day
> Three Day

You can conveniently receive money in other
forms with these services:

> Deposited into a Mobile Wallet
> Deposited into a Bank Account
> Loaded onto a Prepaid Card
> Delivered to your home or office

Read important restrictions on funds and services availability for in person money transfers

* Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See Send form for details.

Did you know?

You can also load your money transfer onto a
Western Union® Prepaid MasterCard® card instead of picking up cash in person.

> Learn more

What's popular?

> Western Union® Visa® Gift Card
> Bill Payments
> MoneyWiseTM Prepaid Card

Related questions

How do I find a Western Union Agent location?

We have Agent locations in over 200 countries worldwide.

> Find an Agent location now

How much does it cost to send money from an Agent location?

Use our online price estimator to calculate the price to send money.