How to receive money with MoneyGram

With 350,000 locations it’s easy to receive money.

In addition to cash pick-ups, MoneyGram offers account deposits to mobile wallets and direct to bank accounts.

How to collect your money

Money was sent to your bank account or mobile wallet

You don’t need to do anything as your money will be automatically deposited to your account.

Money was sent for cash pick-up

You can pick-up your money transfer from a MoneyGram agent location near you. For additional information about receiving money in person, review the simple steps below.

Receive money at a MoneyGram agent location


Find a location

Find a MoneyGram agent location near you.


Bring with you

  • 8-digit Reference Number: Ask your sender for the transaction reference number. This is printed on the receipt and included in the confirmation email for online transfers.
  • ID: You will need to bring a valid form of Government issued photo ID (e.g. passport or driving license) and may also be asked to provide proof of your address.1

Complete a receive form

Give a completed send form to the agent together with the 8 digit reference number and your government issued ID and collect your money.

Why receive money with MoneyGram?

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Your money is available in minutes.2
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MoneyGram provides different receive options, including pick-up locations in more 200 countries and territories.
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Your money gets to where you want it and when they need it.