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Send money to locations across Haiti. Our services, powered by Ria and Western Union, make sending money quick, easy and secure.

  • Located in the Kroger Family of Stores for extra convenience
  • Send gourde from over 2,000 Money Services locations across the US
  • Collect funds from hundreds of Ria or Western Union agents in Haiti’s three major cities
  • Or deposit directly into your recipient’s bank account
  • Earn My WU rewards with Western Union
  • Want to know more? Find out more about us

Ways you can

There are three main ways to send money outside the US:

In Store

Head to your nearest Money Services to set up your transfer in person.

Stage and Pay

Start your money transfer online then head into store to complete your payment.

Online

Discover how to send gourde online to any pickup location in Haiti.


Ways you can

When sending money to Haiti with Money Services, your recipient can collect the funds from locations across the country, including several multi-service stores in Port-au-Prince. Send money from the US to some of Haiti’s major banks including Banque Nationale de la Republique d’Haiti, Deutsche Bank and several Citibank branches. Alternatively, deposit it directly into your recipient’s bank account.

Why Send

Whether you’re sending money to help family or to celebrate a birthday, you can do so quickly, easily and flexibly with Money Services.

Powered by Ria and Western Union, payments are fast and secure, so you can send money with confidence. Transfer up to $10,000 USD with Ria and $5,000 USD with Western Union. Track your money transfer using Ria’s PIN or Western Union’s MTCN or sign up for SMS text notifications to receive an instant notification when your funds have been paid out in Haiti. Message and data rates may apply.

  • Send money online

  • In-store support

  • Help manage your money

  • Easily send money your way

How to easily

Visit your local Money Services to send cash to a friend or loved one in Haiti. It’s easy to get started – just follow these simple steps.

  • Find your nearest Money Services using our store locator.

  • Stop by and give the store associate the receiver’s name, their location, and the amount you want to send so the associate can set up the transfer.

  • Choose Ria or Western Union to deliver your money transfer

  • Select cash pick-up or bank deposit delivery option

  • Pay the fee* + transfer amount and present your valid photo ID, if required

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

  • For Ria: The recipient will need the PIN and valid photo ID

About

Haiti introduced the gourde in 1813, when it replaced the livre as the country’s official currency. The gourde has been revalued three times and today banknotes are issued in denominations of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, 100, 500 and 1,000. A gourde is made up of 100 centimes.

Kroger engages in the money transmission business as an authorized delegate of Western Union Financial Services, Inc. under Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code.  If you have a complaint, please contact Western Union Customer Service first at 1-800-325-6000.  After contacting Western Union Financial Services, Inc. and if you still have an unresolved complaint regarding the company’s money transmission services, please contact the Texas Department of Banking at 2601 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78705 – telephone number 1-877-276-5554 (toll free) or visit www.dob.texas.gov for more information.

*Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates are subject to change without notice.

†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”).

**Fee reductions apply only to the Western Union transfer fee for a single Western Union Money Transfer or Quick Collect transaction. Excludes all other services, including without limitation, online bill payments, and money transfers via social/chat applications. Points used will not be reversible and if amount of transfer fee is less than redeemed discount, no cash, credit or refund will be provided. Western Union reserves the right to offer promotional discounts that cannot be combined with My WU fee reductions.

Services may be provided by Western Union Financial Services, Inc. NMLS# 906983 and/or Western Union International Services, LLC NMLS# 906985, which are licensed as Money Transmitters by the New York State Department of Financial Services.  See terms and conditions for details.

The Western Union name, logo and related trademarks and service marks, owned by Western Union Holdings, Inc., are used with permission.

Ria is a registered trademark of Continental Exchange Solutions, Inc. NMLS #920968, dba Ria Financial Services. Kroger is an authorized delegate of Ria (Continental Exchange Solutions, Inc.) pursuant to Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code. If you have a complaint, please call Ria at (855) 355-2145 or visit https://us.riafinancial.com/en/legal/file-complaint.

For Texas consumers: Ria is licensed under Chapter 151 of the Texas Finance Code.  After contacting Ria, if you still have a complaint regarding the company’s money transmission services, please contact the Texas Department of Banking at 2601 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78705 – telephone number 1-877-276-5554 (toll free) or visit www.dob.texas.gov for more information.

For consumers in all other states: see full terms and conditions, including regulatory contact information, on your receipt.

Date available will be displayed on receipt for all transfers. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the amount sent, destination country, currency availability, fraud prevention measures, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones.

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