Send and receive money from around the world at Tesco
MoneyGram money transfer at Tesco is a fast, reliable and secure way to send and collect money from over 200 countries – including India, Ghana, Nigeria, Romania and Bulgaria.
There are now even more ways for your receiver to collect their money:
- Bank account deposit – the money goes straight into their bank account*.
- Mobile account deposit – the money goes straight into their mobile wallet*.
- Cash – pick-up from a local MoneyGram location.
*Subject to availability in receiving country
See the Cost estimator on the MoneyGram website for more information on the countries you can send money to and the fees you will pay.
Open seven days a week
There are over 820 Tesco stores across the country offering MoneyGram money transfer services. Tesco stores are open late weekdays and at weekends, so you can send or receive money when it suits you (excluding public holidays). And with over 350,000 agent locations worldwide, your loved ones can collect their money easily.
Send money and collect Clubcard points, too
You’ll collect Clubcard points every time you send £50 or more. Simply show your Tesco Clubcard along with your completed Send and Receive form. That way, a single transfer can bring you a little reward too. Terms apply.
How to send and collect money
It's easy to send and collect money with a MoneyGram money transfer at Tesco. Simply visit the MoneyGram service point at your chosen store – it can usually be found at the Customer Service Desk in store.
Sending and collecting cash amounts of less than £800
You’ll need to show a valid form of photo ID (your passport, UK driving licence or National Identity Card) before the transaction can be completed or the money released to the recipient.
Sending and collecting cash amounts of £800 or more
As well as showing a valid form of photo ID, you will also need to provide MoneyGram with a copy of your ID by completing these additional steps:
- Visit id.moneygram.com
- Enter your 8-digit transaction reference number, surname and email address. You’ll find the reference number on your receipt.
- Confirm your form of ID and follow the on-screen prompts. You’ll need to take a photo of your ID which you can also upload from your PC.
- You’re done! You’ll receive an on-screen message from MoneyGram confirming that your ID has been uploaded successfully.
Please note, transactions will be on hold until this process is complete. You will need to have an email address to complete this step.
Please note that the maximum send value is £4,999 and maximum receive value is £1,000 although these values can differ in certain countries. Foreign exchange rates may differ depending on the sending option. To get a quote or for more information visit the Customer Service Desk in store, call 0800 026 0327 or go to moneygram.co.uk.
A word about fraud
MoneyGram is secure – but it's important that you do not become a victim of fraud or a scam. Make sure you read the fraud warnings on the Send & Receive form or visit the Consumer Fraud Prevention Centre on the MoneyGram website.
- How much does it cost to send money?
It depends on how much you want to send, and the foreign exchange rate on the day you are sending money. We will always explain the fees before we send your money. You can visit the Cost Estimator on the MoneyGram website to get an idea of the fees to send money to your chosen country or for a quick quote in your language call us on 0800 026 0327.
- How quickly does my money arrive?
When you send cash, money typically arrives in minutes*. Account deposits take a little longer due to bank processing times.
*Subject to operating hours, availability, local laws/regulations and compliance requirements.
- Who can I send money to?
You can use MoneyGram® to send money to anyone who is abroad. Our customers find it useful to send money to friends and family. Never send money to someone you don't know.
The person receiving the money will need to show proof of their identity (for example, a passport or driver's licence).
- Do I need proof of my identity?
Yes – You’ll need to show a valid form of photo ID (your passport, UK driving licence or National Identity Card) before sending and collecting money. If you’re sending or collecting cash amounts of £800 or more, as well as showing ID, you’ll also need to provide MoneyGram with a copy of your ID. To do this visit id.moneygram.com and follow the on-screen prompts.
- How can I find out more about MoneyGram®?
- I have a question about a transaction. What should I do?
Call MoneyGram® on 0800 026 0327, or visit the Tesco store where you completed the transaction. You will need your original transaction documents.
- How do I get a refund?
If you opted to send cash directly to a bank account or mobile wallet then you’ll need to contact MoneyGram on 0800 026 0327. If you opted to send cash for a cash collection visit the Tesco store where you completed the transaction to receive a refund. You’ll need your original transaction documents to complete the refund.
- How do I make a complaint?
Write to:Resolution Assurance Department,
Konstruktorska Business Centre,
Alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Another little help from Tesco Bank
Additional terms and conditions for Clubcard points
Offer open to customers using the MoneyGram money transfer service in Tesco stores to send money. To collect the points you need to present your Tesco Clubcard along with your completed Send & Receive form at the Customer Service Desk or MoneyGram service point in store. Receive and refund transactions excluded. Applies to every send transaction of £50 or more (including the fee). The Tesco Clubcard must be in your name and points will appear on a future Clubcard statement. The Tesco Clubcard Scheme is administered by:Tesco Stores Limited,
Tesco House, Shire Park,
Welwyn Garden City
Who are responsible for fulfilling points.
Tesco Bank is a trading name of Tesco Personal Finance plc. Tesco Personal Finance plc is an agent of MoneyGram International Limited in the provision of money transfer services. MoneyGram International Limited is an authorised payment institution regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority. MoneyGram and the Globe are marks of MoneyGram. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.
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