What ID is valid for Western Union?

You’ll need to present any official government-issued ID, such as: Passport. Govt Office/ GOCC ID. Driver’s License.

Can I use my school ID to collect money from Western Union?

Yes. Students under 18 can use their student Id to collect five hundreds USD (500 USD) or its equivalent. Student IDS cannot be used when sending a transfer.

How do I pick up Western Union without ID?

A: Yes. We need the MTCN (Money Transfer Control Number) and a valid government issued ID. Q: Can I pick up money without an ID? A: As long as the sender used a test question, and the clerk checked the “Pay without ID” box.

What are the requirements for SSS ID?

Required Documents for SSS members: Original or certified true copy of any of the following: passport, driver’s license, Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) card, or Seaman’s Book. If you don’t have any of these IDs, you may present an ATM card with your name, bank account passbook, or birth/baptismal certificate.

How do I collect money from Western Union?

Cash pickup

  1. Visit one of the 4,500+ Western Union agent locations1 in Nigeria.
  2. Provide your sender’s name, the amount expected and the tracking number (MTCN).
  3. Show a government-issued ID.
  4. Get your money once your details have been verified.

What is needed to collect money from Western Union?

What do I need to bring in order to collect my money at a Western Union® agent location in Jamaica?

  1. The sender’s full name (that is, first, middle and last names).
  2. The country where the money was sent from.
  3. The unique number of transaction (MTCN – Money Transfer Control Number).
  4. Amount expected.

Can someone else pick up my Western Union money for me?

No. Only the person the money was sent to can pick up the money. Your ID is required. If you are unable to pick the money up yourself, you can request the sender to change the name to someone that can get the money for you.

What are considered valid IDs?


  • Driver’s License (or its variants including Conductor’s license, Student permit, Temporary permit (when driver’s license is not yet available))
  • Philippine passport.
  • National Professional ID Card.
  • Unified Multipurpose ID (UMID)
  • Postal ID.
  • Voter’s (COMELEC) ID Card.
  • Social Security System (SSS)

Is PAG-IBIG ID valid?

There are many Valid IDs in the Philippines. If you are employed or self-employed; you can definitely have a UMID, PhilHealth, PAG-Ibig, TIN and Company ID. For those stay-at-home or unemployed, you can have UMID if you apply as a voluntary member, but if not a Postal ID is good to have.

Is national identity card free?

Managed by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), the enrollment, issuance of the NIN (National Identification Number*) and ID card are free of charge.

Can you use an expired ID for Western Union?

Western Union asks for the expiration date on photo ID, so this transaction will not go through.” Yes, because Western Union will override an invalid ID.

Can I apply for national identity card online?

To download your enrolment form online go to www.nimc.gov.ng. Fill all forms in block letters and proceed to the nearest enrolment Centre for biometrics capturing in order to obtain the National Identification Number (NIN). Note: you can also pick up an enrolment form at NIMC’S ERC.

What type of ID is valid for passport?

Social Security System (SSS) Card. Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Card. Unified Multi-Purpose Identification (UMID) Card. Land Transportation Office (LTO) Driver’s License.

Is senior citizen ID a valid ID?

Senior Citizen ID Apart from the discount that senior citizens could access with this card, it’s also as good as their valid ID.

What ID is required for Cebuana?

Postal ID. Voter’s ID. Barangay Certification. Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) e-Card.

How do I apply for a national ID card?

What are the requirements for the National ID registration?

  1. Birth Certificate issued by PSA (formerly NSO) and one government-issued ID which contains the applicant’s full name, photo, and signature or thumb mark; or.
  2. Valid Philippine passport.
  3. Unified Multi-purpose Identification (UMID) card issued by SSS or GSIS; or.

What are the proposed advantages of a national identification card?

First, the cards would contribute to national security. Proof of identity would help the government keep track of illegal immigrants, criminals, and individuals who might pose a risk to the United States. Second, the cards would prevent identity theft and fraud.

Does cebuana accept expired ID?

Per compliance to BSP, Cebuana Lhuillier clients are required to present an updated valid ID.

Can I receive money online through Western Union?

Created with Sketch. Can you receive money from Western Union online? Yes, you can have funds sent directly to your bank account when your sender selects ‘Bank account’ during the transaction. pick up money.

How long do I have to pick up my money from Western Union?

In most cases, the money can be picked up within a few minutes after sending. If you do not pick up the transfer on the same day, it will remain in the system for the next 45 days. Money is not returned to Sender for 9 months after the date of sending, unless the Sender orders so.

Do you need ID to Western Union money?

Note: You must be at least 18 years old with a valid, government-issued ID* to send or receive money with Western Union. Your receiver will need to present an ID and answer the test question to receive the money.

What is the importance of national ID?

The PhilSys is meant to provide Filipino citizens and foreign residents in the Philippines a single and unified proof of identity to ease public and private transactions and deter criminality.

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