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Send Money to Colombia

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Thanks to Money Services and Western Union®, you can send Colombian pesos in minutes†. The money can be collected in person at Western Union agent locations® across Colombia, including Bancolombia, BBVA, and Banco de Bogota. Whether it’s to friends in Cali or family in Bogota, you’ll appreciate the speed and peace of mind from sending cash with Money Services.

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  • More than 3,800 Western Union® agent locations across Colombia

  • Earn rewards with the My WU® membership program when you send a qualifying money transfer

How to easily

Visit Money Services to send money to a family member in Colombia. It’s easy to get started – just follow these simple steps.

  • Find your nearest Money Services using our store locator.

  • Visit us and fill out the Send Money section of the Western Union® form.

  • Select Cash Pick-up.

  • Choose your transfer option.

  • Give your form to the store associate along with the cash or a US bank-issued debit card.

  • Give the receiver the 10-digit Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) so they can pick up the cash – they’ll also need a photo ID.

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The Colombian Peso (COP) has been the official currency of Colombia since 1837 when it replaced the Real. It is often referred to as Col$ or by the $ symbol. Notes are issued by the Banco de la Republica.

† Date available will be displayed on receipt for international transfers over $15.  Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the Service selected, the selection of delayed delivery options, special terms applicable to each Service, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”).

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