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Send Money to Anchorage, Alaska

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A family member might be celebrating a special occasion, or you might want to help out a friend in need – whatever the occasion we can help you send money easily. You can send cash ready for collection in minutes†. Receivers can then pick up the money conveniently from a Money Services in Anchorage, Alaska, or at any participating Western Union agent location.

As the sender you won’t need to travel far to send money either, as we have 2,000+ locations across the US. Use our handy store locator to find your nearest Money Services to send money and get started.

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Where your receiver

Money Services in Anchorage, Alaska, are located at a number of the city’s Fred Meyer stores. Your receiver will benefit from the convenience of picking up cash while they shop for groceries.

Why use Money Services

There are many benefits of sending money through Money Services.

Money around the world in minutes†

Across town or around the world, they’ll get cash in just a few minutes from one of the 500,000 Western Union locations worldwide – or you can save on fees if there’s no rush.

Choose how and when your money arrives

You can choose from various options on how and when your cash arrives – In Minutes, Next Day† or Direct to a qualifying bank account.

My WU® members can earn points by sending qualifying money transfers

My WU® members earn points for sending qualifying money transfers, and can enjoy fast, easy and convenient transfers.

What you need to bring

  • Your cash or debit card

  • Your receiver’s name as it appears on their government-issued ID

  • Your receiver’s city/province/state and country

  • Your own government-issued ID

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What you need to bring

  • Your tracking number (MTCN)

  • A government-issued ID


Fees* vary based on a number of factors, but one of the most popular fees is $5 to send up to $50 for pick-up within the US.

† 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”).

*Fees and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees subject to change without notice.

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