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Transferwise
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Transferwise and Western Union Overview

Total reviews
3
789
Company responses
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Issues resolved
0
4

Transferwise and Western Union Consumer Ratings

Rank
31 out of 212 in Cash Services category
41 out of 212 in Cash Services category
Value for money
20 in category
28 in category
Interest Rate
15 in category
21 in category
Website
37 in category
31 in category
Price Affordability
16 in category
30 in category

Transferwise and Western Union Rating Details

Value for money
2 (2 reviews)
1.8 (115 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I have sent money long time and it has not been delivered and still I am being asked to provide verification. That is also not working. I have tried several times so I don't know what is accepted anymore...

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I sent a request for a refund on a money order and I have been trying to get in touch with you all about a refund I have been waiting for almost a month and I still haven't received a response I know that it doesn't take a month for a letter from saint louis to Colorado I called you all and when I...

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Interest Rate
2 (2 reviews)
1.7 (97 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Transferwise will take your money and block your account with no notification or reason

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...I have also found that they give extremely low exchange rate and rip you off when converting your money. What rubbish is this..

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Website
1.5 (2 reviews)
1.7 (208 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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...Despite advising Western Union through their official website form and via their UK email address no refund has been forthcoming..

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Price Affordability
2.5 (2 reviews)
1.8 (170 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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Why no one told me that when I went to transfer money???? I sent it in $$$ so what if the $ price go down tomorrow or when ever they open back. I think this is not good way to do business. If your office is not aware that you are not open in a country that means no one should trust doing business...

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Transferwise and Western Union Pros and Cons

Pros
No votes
  • Past transfers went well
  • Wu wire service
  • I liked it and i have been using it for 5 years
Cons
No votes
  • Customer service
  • Business tactics
  • Will not use western union again

Transferwise and Western Union Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
No votes
5

I regularly feed orphanages in sri lanka & india in memory of my late mother. I feed the relevant funds thru Weste...

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5

DEAR WESTREN UNION


That's a complain letter to Western union in America

16/06/2015 Yesterday m...

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Transferwise and Western Union Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Transferwise will take your money and block your account with no notification or reason

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1

I tried sending money and it came back declined. WU took the money out of my bank account anyway. Today,, Saturday 8/30...

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2.8

Dear TransferWise team,
Please I have a serious problem with verifying my personal ID and passport. I am actually frustra...

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1

My church group sponsors some people in Costa Rica. In the last 10 weeks we have had 11 members blacklisted from using t...

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Transferwise and Western Union Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
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I forgot my password and have been trying to reset it. But TransferWise keep going round with same email questions and...

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1.8

I sent a request for a refund on a money order and I have been trying to get in touch with you all about a refund I...

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I was told because I didn't have the correct email the payments I tried to make for nimo would not go through but they d...

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Transferwise and Western Union Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
No votes
  • Western Union Money Transfer (376 reviews)
  • Western Union Money Order (108 reviews)
  • Western Union Customer Care (38 reviews)