Sending Money to An Inmate

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How to send money to a Federal Inmate via Western Union. Below I have instructions on how to send money via MoneyGram.

EFFECTIVE MARCH 22, 2004

INMATE ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER – QUICK COLLECT

 Inmate’s families and friends may now send inmates funds through Western Union’s Quick Collect Program. All funds sent via Western Union’s Quick Collect will be posted to the i~m~te’s account within two to four hours, when those funds are sent between 7:00 a.m. and 9;00 p.m. EST (seven days per.week, including holidays). Funds received after 9:00 pm EST will be posted by 9:00 am EST the following morning. Funds sent to an inmate through Western Union Quick Collect may be sent via one of the following ways:

1) At an agent location with cash: The inmate’s family or friends must complete a Blue Quick Collect Send Form. To find the nearest agent they may call 1-800-325-6000 or go to www.westernunion.com

2) By phone using a credit/debit card: The inmate’s family or friends may simply call 1-800-634-3422 and press option 2.

3) ONLINE using a credit/debit card: The inmate’s family and

friends may go to www.westernunion.com. 1) Select Bill Payment 2) Select Quick Collect

For each Western Union Quick Collect transaction, the following information must be provided:

 

1) Inmate Register Number

2) Inmate Name

3) City code: FBOP

4) State code: DC

 

Please note that the inmate name and register number must be entered correctly, if the sender does not provide the correct information, the transaction cannot be completed. The City Code will always be: FBOP and the State Code will always he: DC. Each transaction is ~accepted or rejected at the point of sal—e. The sender has the sole responsibility of sending the funds to the correct inmate. If an incorrect register number and/or name are used and accepted and posted to that inmate, funds may not be returned.

 

*Western Union will charge the public a $9.95 fee for U.S. cash transfers up to $5,000 processed at Western Union agent locations. Transfers vis.the telephone or internet have higher fees. Non-U.S. money transfers also have higher fees.

 

Any questions or concerns regarding Western Union transfers should be directed to Western Union by the sender (general public).

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How to send money to a Federal Inmate via Money Gram.

 

Inmate families and friends may now send inmates funds through Money Gram Express Payment Program. All funds sent via Money Gram Express Payment will be posted to inmate accounts within two to four hours, when those funds are sent between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. EST (seven days per week, including holidays). Funds received after 9:00 pm EST will be posted by 9:00 am EST the following morning. Funds sent to an inmate through Money Gram Express Payment will be on a cash basis only, so the sender must go to a Money Gram Agent to deposit funds.

At an agent location with cash: The inmate’s family or friends must complete a Money Gram Express Payment Service Form. To find the nearest agent they may call 1-800-926-9400 or go to www.moneygram.com.

For each Money Gram transaction, the following information must be provided:

Inmate Register Number Inmate Name
Receive Code: 7932

Please note that the inmate name and register number must be entered correctly, if the sender does not provide the correct information, the transaction cannot be completed. The Receive Code will always be: 7932

Each transaction is accepted or rejected a% the point of sale. The sender has the sole responsibility of sending the funds to the correct inmate. If an incorrect register number and/or name are used and accepted and posted to that inmate, funds may not be returned.
Money Gram will charge the public up to $9.95 fee for U.S. cash transfers up to $5,000 processed at Money Gram agent locations.
Any questions or concerns regarding Money Gram transfers should be directed to Money Gram by the sender (general public).

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