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        Western Union Money TransferSM Service

        Send Money from an Agent location

        When you need to send money fast, count on the Western Union Money TransferSM service. It’s a convenient and easy way to transfer money.


        After approval, your money arrives in minutes.

        Your receivers can pick up the money right away (depending on the hours their Agent location is open).

        Send money around the world.


        Send money from an Agent Location
        Send money anytime, anywhere from one of our Western Union Agent locations around the world.


        Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

        How to send money at an Agent location

        Money transfer restrictions

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        Restrictions and Special Notes


        Sending from Japan:


        Travelex Japan: Maximum send amount is JPY 700,000 or USD equivalent.

        All senders must provide valid Identification

        It is mandatory to collect and verify the name, full residential street address in Japan or home country and date of birth (appearing in the Japanese or English language) of all senders.

        For passport to be accepted as a valid ID, it must contain the full residential address of the customer. Otherwise, another ID must be produced for purposes of verifying the address.



        Receiving in Japan:


        Travelex Japan: Maximum payout is JPY 700,000 or USD equivalent.

        Receivers must provide valid identification document.

        It is mandatory to collect and verify the name, full residential street address in Japan or home country and date of birth (appearing in the Japanese or English language) of all receivers.

        For passport to be accepted as a valid ID, it must contain the full residential address of the Receiver. Otherwise, another ID must be produced for purposes of verifying the address.



        General Information:


        Test question not available.

        Photo copy of Identification is not acceptable.





        In Japan, the money transfer transaction is based on a remittance consignment agreement between Suruga Bank and the customer.

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        Send money online using a Visa® or MasterCard® credit or debit card if you live in one of the following countries:

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