Western Union Fraud Hotline Phone Number

Hold time now: 23 mins (avg 14)
Best time to call: 2:45pm
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This is not the most popular Western Union phone number (it's ranked #2). Most customers call 800-999-9660 for support: Click here for best option

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I am trying to send money and blocked
Money transfer limit *Trying to send $***
I went to * WU agent.and both said I was unable to make a transfer I was not *old the...
What is proof point encrypted emails?
$*** money order was lost in the mail receivers never received it like to have a refund...
I have got a lost money order for $*** that I sent out two weeks ago receiver have neve...
I want to cancel my transaction with western union I never received a tracking number a...
I am the reciver and and the money hasnt arrived to my account how can i find out how m...
I AM the reciver and i still havent recived the money in my account,how much longer do...
I most risive some money tooday and transaction is not allowed why ???
Money order amount poorly printed on upper amount box- looks like $** instead of...
My WesternUnion transfer came back saying they needed more info. I would like to have t...
I am trying to send money and i am blocked
I got a money order at country Mart in Branson Missouri I filled it out wrong crossed i...

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Western Union Fraud Hotline Phone Number 800-448-1492 - Info & Statistics

Phone number to dial800-448-1492
Call-back availableYES
Message & get attentionNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingFraud Hotline
Call center hours24 hours, 7 days
Best time to dial2:45pm
Navigate phone maze to a humanPress 1, then 0 until transferred
Average wait14
Current wait23
Rank (among phone numbers)2
Rank (overall)2
Alternate methodsphone or chat or web or facebook
Quality of communication81%
Quality of help72%
Customer votes7,224
Best phone number800-999-9660
Information last updatedMon Jan 25 2021 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Western Union's 800-448-1492 Fraud Hotline Number

This Western Union phone number is ranked #2 out of 4 because 74,682 Western Union customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 800-448-1492 is to reach the Western Union Fraud Hotline department for problems like Missing Transfer, Trouble Receiving a Payment, Cancel Transfer, Blocked Account, Update Account Info. As far as we can tell, Western Union has call center locations in California or Texas or Florida or New York and you can call during their open hours 24 hours, 7 days. Western Union has 4 phone numbers and 7 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 800-448-1492 and ways to call or contact Western Union with help from customers like yourself. Please help us continue to grow and improve this information and these tools by sharing with people you know who might find it useful.

Calling Western Union

Calling Western Union at this number should be pretty straightforward. Also important is what you do once you call, or what your other phone number options are. First of all, we strongly recommend using our free call-you-back tool. Essentially, we navigate their phone menu for you, wait on hold, and then call you when a representative from Western Union Fraud Hotline can talk. Generally, it saves you at least 27% of your wait time. So it's faster and you don't need to listen to bad hold music. Once on the phone with Western Union's Fraud Hotline department, you may need to provide them with information that identifies you as a customer, like your full name (or name on the account), email address, phone number, or an account number. It's usually worthwhile to gather this information before you call.

Contacting Western Union in General

While 800-448-1492 is Western Union's #2 most popular phone number, it's not the only way to get a hold of their customer care team. You already know from reading above that 800-999-9660 is their best customer phone number overall, and we have put together a comparison of their 7 total ways to contact support for you to look at as well. One thing to keep in mind as you try to reach Western Union help by calling them, is that other customers give their customer support at this number a 81% score for their communication skills and a 72% score for the overall help they received. That could be indicative of their abilities to help you resolve your problem overall, regardless of whether or not you call this number.

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