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If you have friends and family who live in Vietnam, and want to send some help their way or a gift to celebrate, why not show your support by sending cash with Money Services. It’s easy – all you need to do is stop by at your local Money Services and fill out a little paperwork, and we’ll take care of the rest. You can then send Vietnamese dong to relatives thousands of miles across the world in minutes†. Cash can be collected from Western Union agent locations all over Vietnam like BIDV and Sai Gon Com Banks, or sent directly to bank accounts. Wherever you’re sending money in Vietnam – from Saigon to Hanoi to Da Nang – Money Services can help you send it reliably and quickly.

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  • Over 9,000 Western Union agent locations across Vietnam

  • My WU® members earn rewards every time they send a qualifying money transfer

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Send money your way

  • Money Services allows you to send money your way:

  • Send money: Online – no need to visit in-store

  • Send money: Stage & Pay – start online, pay in-store

  • Send money: In-person – in-store

  • Make fast and easy transfers of up to $5,000

How to send money

Stop by at your local Money Services to send money to relatives or friends living in Vietnam. 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 how the receiver will receive the funds.

  • Select the appropriate transfer option.

  • Give the fee* and amount to be sent to the store associate either as cash or using a bank-issued debit card from the US.

  • 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.

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Both North Vietnam and South Vietnam used their own version of the dong as the main unit of currency. When the country was reunified in the mid-1970s, their monetary systems also merged to form the Vietnamese dong as its unit of currency. Coins are nearly a thing of the past in Vietnam, with most shops refusing to accept them.

† 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”).

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