Western Union: How do I confirm a transaction?

A simple 4 step guide for solving this common Western Union problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

If you are not sure your Western Union order went through you should do four things to verify your purchase was complete - Step 1: You should go on the website to see if anything is still in your shopping cart (if applicable)
Step 2: Check your bank account to see if the payment went through
Step 3: Check the Western Union online account by signing into the website and go to "recent purchases" or "order history" then go to your email to check to see if you have received a confirmation email and tracking number
Step 4: You will need to call customer service using the number here - https://gethuman.com/phone-number/Western-Union. I hope this helps!
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Author: The GetHuman Team • January 15th, 2016

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of Western Union customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: Western Union: How do I confirm a transaction?; My grandfather sent me money from USA to M*xico But i didnt get it complete; I need to know if this is a real money order ***********; Can i receive **** Euros cash at a time through western union money transfer in Nigeria ?; Where to pick up western union prepaid card; I did western union about ** days ago for an online purchase.... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 4 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 52 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Western Union. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

Why does GetHuman Write How-to Guides for Western Union Problems?

GetHuman has been working for over 10 years on sourcing information about big organizations like Western Union that helps customers resolve customer service issues faster. We started with contact information and fastest ways to reach a human at big companies. Particularly ones with slow or complicated IVR or phone menu systems. From there, we realized that consumers still needed more detailed help solving the most common problems, so we expanded to this set of guides, which grows every day. If you have other problems or questions and you can't find the solution here, please let us know. We are writing new step by step guides every day for problems like this. And if you spot any issues with our How do I confirm a transaction? guide, please let us know by sending us feedback. We want to be as helpful as possible. If you appreciated this guide, please share it with your favorite people. Our free information and tools is powered by you, the customer. The more people that use it, the better it gets.

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