Receive Money

With Western Union it’s quick, easy, and reliable to send or receive money.

The Western Union group of products in Mexico includes three brands: Western Union, Vigo, and Orlandi Valuta.

Western Union offers the services of both sending and receiving cash at Agent locations, as well as direct deposits to your bank account from the United States.

Vigo and Orlandi Valuta offer the service of the reception of money transfers in cash from the United States at agent locations, as well as direct deposits from the US to your bank account.

Receiving Money at an Agent location

To receive money transfers in cash, visit an Agent location of your choice. Before going, prepare the following information and documents:

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Western Union Valid PhotoA valid, official ID with a photo Western Union Valid Photo The complete name of your sender Western Union Approximate Amount The approximate amount you are to receive Western Union MTCNThe Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN), which you should receive from your sender

To receive money at an Agent location

To receive money transfers in cash, visit an Agent location of your choice. Before going, prepare the following information and documents:

1 A valid, official ID with a photo
2 The complete name of your sender
3 The approximate amount you are to receive
4 The Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN), which you should receive from your sender

Direct deposits to bank accounts

Please consult the section on direct deposits to bank accounts and make sure that your family has the necessary information in order to make the deposit.