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Earn a $0 fee* on your next transfer to France!

For every money transfer a customer sends and completes to a French speaking African country at a retail agent location, they will receive a promo code for one $0 fee money transfer to France. The promo code will be available on the transaction receipt. Only transactions completed at a Western Union® agent location is included in this offer.

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A Day for Champions

Western Union consumers got together on March 24 at Real Authentic Jamaican Restaurant & Bar in Mississauga, Ontario, over seven hours (!) to watch and celebrate high school athletes competing in the final day of the five-day ISSA Grace Kennedy Boys and Girls Athletic Championships, or Champs, in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Need to send money regularly?

Whether you’re often out and about, or just want to know that you can easily send 24/7, the multi-language Western Union® money transfer app brings you even more benefits.

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go in seconds

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Instant estimates

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exchange rates1

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Easy to send

Resend in just a
few taps

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at an agent

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in one place

1. Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates, and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.