Use Western Union to send money online, in person or by phone to friends and family around the world. Western Union is a global leader in international money transfer. Send money around the world today. For today Western Union takes the leading position on the market of fast money transfers. Western Union connects people and businesses around the globe by providing fast, reliable and convenient ways to move money. Western Union was founded in the United States, in this country and is currently its head office. With the Western Union cash transfer service, you can send money from 180 stations to over 200 countries throughout the world. Western Union hours and Western Union locations along with phone number and map with driving directions.