Western Union has been connecting people for over 160 years and has been “moving money for better” for over 140 years. Today, WU has over 135 years doing business in México.
|"In Mexico, Western Union has an ample network of agents with over 26,000 locations, in all of the 32 states."|
A decade later in 1871, Western Union launched the first electronic money transfer service, so that money could arrive even when one wasn’t able to be there. A few years later in 1879, Western Union arrived in Mexico and began to work with Telecomunicaciones de Mexico (Telecomm), a partnership that has lasted for over 135 years now. Today Western Union has over 500,000 points of sale on a global level and moves over $150 billion dollars in 200 countries and territories around the world. In Mexico, Western Union has an ample network of agents with over 26,000 locations, in all of the 32 states. The Western Union group of products includes three brands: Western Union, available for sending and receiving, Vigo and Orlandi Valuti, which are available for receiving money transfers from the United States.