How to use WesternUnion.com on the Internet to send and recieve money when traveling the planet.
Set up an account before you leave your home country.
Log in: Careful, the password is upper and lower case sentive.
Log in Link for Western Union
Needed from the receiver
Picking up the Money
Identification needed: Primary identification verifying the full name and one form of non-primary identification verifying the current/permanent address (Utility Bill, a letter from a hostel manager confirming temporary residence, etc.
STEP 1: Visit an Agent location
Provide the Agent with the following information:
STEP 2: Identify Yourself
Simply give the Agent your identification card.
STEP 3: Sign the Receipt
Review and sign the receipt that the Agent gives you.
STEP 4: Receive the Money
The Agent will give you the money that was sent to you with a copy of the receipt and you are on your way.
Notification of pick up - You are going to receive an e-mail when the money is picked up.
Customer Service in English -- 1-800-325-6000 - You may want to add this number to your cell phone and Skype contacts.