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Sign up for Western Union® online foreign exchange service (Online FX) to send amounts larger than $1,000 CAD to your friends and family abroad.
After your account is activated, utilise our real-time foreign exchange rate quotes to book a transfer, or get notified via email when/if your desired FX rate becomes available. We offer complete transparency, with no hidden fees, so you are never paying more than you need.
*This is not a money-in-minutes service. All accounts must provide personal information and subject for transaction approval.
Learn how to use Online FX to send a large international money transfer.
Signing Up for WU OnlineFX
Joining the WU OnlineFX service is free, and can be accomplished in three simple steps.
Sign Up, Complete Your Profile, and Send. It’s as Easy as That!
Sign up takes just seconds and requires only basic information. You can then log in and check out our live customer rates and create personalized Market Alerts.
Profile completion takes a few minutes and requires a few key pieces of information. You should then be able to book transactions within 24 hours
Send international payments from your local bank using our simple, transparent transfer process.
A driven philanthropist, Mark uses Online FX to fund patient surgeries, pay volunteers and finance other life-saving projects
Visit our Learning Center filled with helpful articles and infographics about managing your finances abroad.
Mark Biech, Hope for the Nations
A driven philanthropist, Mark uses Online FX to fund patient surgeries, pay volunteers and finance other life-saving projects.
To speak with a customer service representative please call:
1.866.430.5386 (North America)
Choose this option if you are sending funds for personal reasons. Sign-up is quick and easy. Just have your two pieces of ID handy.
Choose this option if you are making payments as a sole proprietor or on behalf of a small business. You will need two pieces of ID and some basic business details ready.