In 2014, Western Union’s money transfer fee ranged from $5 to $76. A $5 fee was applicable to a transfer of up to $50, and a $76 fee was applicable to a transfer of $900. Amounts in between were charged a fee between $5 to $76, reports CNN Money.
Western Union states that it has 515,000 agents worldwide, as of 2015. Services offered include sending money in person (to a Western Union agent), to a bank account, or to a mobile phone if Western Union has a partnership with a mobile provider in the receiver’s country. Exact money transfer fees depend on the amount, destination and delivery method, and they can be calculated on Western Union’s website.