Send a US money transfer with Western Union.

Send money within the US with Western Union

Family and friends are especially important during this time of year. Wherever you need to send money in the world, from the convenience of your couch or on the go, you can count on Western Union with special pricing starting at $1 fee. Price your transaction here.

  • Make pickup convenient for friends and family. Send to one of our more than 45,000 agent locations in the US or directly to your receiver’s bank account.
  • We offer pickup in minutes across the US.**
  • You’re busy, so try our free mobile app to transfer money quickly while on the go.  
Send Money Online

Online options to send money within the US

bankarrowbank From your bank account to their bank account. Send up to $2,999 for $5 fee*
bankarrowaccount From your bank account to a Western Union location. Secure transfers starting at $1 fee*
cardarrowaccount From your debit or credit card to a Western Union location. Our fastest service starting at $1 fee*

Getting started is easy

  • Sign up for an account online.
  • Choose your sending method.
  • Enter your receiver and payment information.

The money is generally available within three bank business days when sending to a qualifying bank account. In some cases, it could be deposited the next day. The three-day count begins the day after you send the transaction.**


  • Sending options

    Pay using your bank account or debit/credit1 card

    Choose the service that best fits your needs:

    • Send money in minutes.**
    • Send money within 2 to 5 bank business** for a more economical price.
  • Receiving options
    • Cash pick up at more than 45,000 agent locations.
    • Bank deposit.
  • How to send online
    • Sign up for an account online.
    • Choose a money transfer service.
    • Enter receiver and payment information.
    • Confirm identity and money transfer details.

* Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates.

** Date available will be displayed on receipt for international transfers over $15. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the Service selected, the select ion of delayed delivery options, special terms applicable to each Service, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”).

1 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges.