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Western Union® Money Transfer Send Money When you need to send money fast, count on Western Union® Money Transfer. It’s convenient and easy.

You can send money online or in person and it can be picked up at a participating Agent location around the world.
Send online Send money from the convenience of your computer 24 hours a day. All you need is a Visa®, Visa Electron®, MasterCard® or Maestro® issued from a bank in Italy*.

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Send from an Agent Location Send money around the world from participating Agent locations.

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* If you use your credit card, you may be charged an additional cash advance fee by your card issuer for this service. 

Restrictions and Special Notes

Sending from Italy:
  • Maximum principal send amount is 999 Euros per transaction, per 7 day period.
  • Senders must present valid identification.
Receiving in Italy:
  • Maximum principal payout amount is 999 Euros per transaction, per 7 day period.
  • Receivers must present valid identification.
  • Receiver must present correct Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN).
  • For money transfers sent to Italy in which the sender and receiver are the same person, the receiver will have to show the original of the To Send Money Form at the receiving location.
General Information:
  • Money Transfers are restricted to persons 18 years and older.
  • Most locations close for 1-2 hours during lunch.
  • Test question is not allowed.
  • Italian citizens and residents must provide fiscal identification ("Codice Fiscale") to send or receive money.