Person to Person MG Red Option
There is a minimum deposit of $100, and a maximum deposit of $970.
Fees are covered on deposit amounts of $250 or more. The fee charged may vary from $9.95 to $11.95. Only the amount confirmed by the agency will be reimbursed into your account. Use of credit/debit cards, instead of cash to do the transaction, may result in the transfer being returned to the sender. Additional fees incurred using credit/debit cards which exceed cash transaction fees will not be covered.
Customers must use the MG red colored form for this type of transaction.
Person to Person MG Express (Available for US customers ONLY)
Without prior approval, ONLY cards of $200 denomination are accepted (Purchase fees ARE NOT covered). Lesser amounts that add up to $200 will not be accepted. This easy and convenient option is available for purchase at a number of retail stores, click here to find a store near you. Simply pick up a $200 card and contact our Customer Service department with the 23 digit code. Funds will be posted to your balance within 45 minutes.
Deposit cards of $100 denominations are subject to availability (Purchase fees ARE NOT covered). Some days this option will be available. Other days only the cards of $200 denominations will be accepted. You must receive verification on Live Help prior to purchasing a $100 card. Chat with our Customer Service Staff to confirm availability for today.
Person to Person WU Green Option
WU International is actively blocking US residents from using WU Person to Person services for international transfers. Any person in the US sending or receiving funds from multiple countries outside the US can and will be blocked by WU International. The blocking of transactions is solely based on the name of the user in the US. Receiver names used outside the US or sender names used to send funds to a person in the US have no bearing on the blocking of a US resident. For those who continue to choose to use the WU service, the recommendation at this time is to not send or receive funds from multiple different foreign countries. Pick one country to send and receive funds. If you have sent or received funds using WU with multiple foreign countries in the past two weeks, stop using the WU method. If you have sent or received funds with another offshore operation using WU with multiple foreign countries in the past two weeks, stop using the WU method.
The minimum amount that you may deposit using the Person to Person method is $100, maximum allowed is $2000. Deposit information for all amounts should be requested directly with from Customer Service Staff. Be prepared to provide details of all transactions done using WU in your name for the past two weeks. The Customer Service Staff will do their best with the information provided to keep you from being blocked from WU Person to Person international transactions. Keep in mind, any transaction made with any foreign country in the past two weeks could have been your last successful transaction using WU.
Fees are covered on successful deposit amounts of $250 or more. The fee charged may vary depending on the amount sent and state of origin. Only the amount confirmed by the agency will be reimbursed into your account. Use of credit/debit cards, instead of cash to do the transaction, may result in the transfer being returned to the sender. Additional fees incurred using credit/debit cards which exceed cash transaction fees will not be covered.
Customers must use the WU green colored form for International Person to Person transactions. WU.
Many clients use the automated system to generate names and locations for funds transferred. Unless you are completely clear on the new guidelines for WU Person to Person, it is recommended to contact Customer Service for WU receiver details. All these new precautions may still lead to WU blocking your use of their service. The best recommendation, for clients from the US, is to discontinue use of WU at this time. Residents from all other countries have not had any issues with sending or receiving WU transactions.