Originally founded as a telegram company in the year 851, Western Union wire transfer service was started in the year 1871. More than 32 transactions take place every second on the western union money transfer, which makes it one of the most used currency exchange service providers. Some of the positive and negative aspects that users face while using the services of Western Union are:
- Low minimum transfer amount
- Various options to send money
- Transfer across the world
- Exchange rates are not transparent
- High transfer fee
- Not all the channels are available in every country
Western Union Prepaid Card
The Western Union NetSpend Prepaid MasterCard allows users staying in the United States to hold the value on a prepaid card and use the card to make and receive Western Union money transfer. One can also use this card to shop online, pay bills, buy grocery, or can collect cash at ATMs. It gives you a quicker and most convenient way to use your money.
Western Union Customer Service:
The users of the Western Union, USA can contact the company via online chat, email, or over the phone. For Indian users, Western Union contact details are:
Western Union Phone number: 1-800-102-7111
Western Union India Email: [email protected]
People can contact the company between 8 am to 8 pm (IST) from Monday to Friday.
Western Union App:
The company has been providing its apps so that one can transfer funds without any delay.
- Western Union Android App
- Western Union iOS App
Western Union Refer a friend:
The company provides EUR20 reward if the friend you referred use services of Western Union and transfer funds more than EUR50 in the first transaction.
Western Union Promo Code:
The company time to time provides various offers and discount which will help you in paying less transfer fee or any other offers. These promo codes are shared by notification, SMS or email.
Besides all this, the Western Union website is available in various languages, which help it to serve people across the world. It offers personal, business and charitable transfers, but has many areas where it can expand for more growth.
On overall user experience, we rate Western Union 8 out of 10.