How to receive money with MoneyGram

350,000 locations around the world make it easy to receive money

In addition to cash pick-up of money transfers, MoneyGram offers receive options, including deposit to bank accounts, mobile wallets, and inmate commissary accounts.

Your loved one sent you money. What’s next?

Money was sent to your bank account or mobile wallet

You don't need to do anything. The money will be automatically deposited!

Money was sent for cash pick-up

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

Receive money at a MoneyGram location


Find a location

Find a convenient MoneyGram location near you.


Complete the transaction

If required, complete a simple Receive Form entering the Reference Number given to you by the sender. Hand the receive form and your valid photo I.D.1 to the person at the counter to receive your money. That's it. All done!

Why receive money with MoneyGram?

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Your money is available for pick-up in minutes or deposited in your bank account same day. 2
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MoneyGram provides different receive options, including pick-up locations in more than 200 countries and territories.
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Your money gets to where you want it when they need it.