TCB is the largest agent for Western Union Money Transfer Services in Tanzania. Remittances can be made locally and internationally from/to any Western Union location within Tanzania and across the world.These include standing orders and telegraphic transfers.
Western Union Money Transfer is the leading money transfer service in the world; available in more than 200 countries with more than 450,000 locations. It is the fast way to send and receive money worldwide without a need to have a bank account.
Money can be sent online or in person at Western Union agent locations. Cash can be collected in person at any other Western Union agent location worldwide by providing the 10-digit MTCN (Money Transfer Control Number) and identification. In some cases, a secret question and answer are used instead of identification.
In Tanzania, TCB is the agent with the widest network covering branches and locations of the following institutions:-
· Tanzania Commercial Bank branches , Tanzania Posts Corporation (TPC)
· Dar Es Salaam Community Bank (DCB)
· Mwanga Rural Cooperative Bank (MRCB)
· Kagera Farmers' Cooperative Bank (KFCB)
· Azania Bank Limited
· Kilimanjaro Cooperative Bank Ltd (KCBL)
· Uchumi Commercial Bank (UCB)
· Mbinga Community Bank (MCB)
· Mufindi Community Bank (MuCoB)
· Njombe Community Bank (NCB)
· Amana Bank
· In order to receive money, a customer is required to have genuine Identity Card, Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) given by the person who sent money and answer for a test question. A customer who wants to send money is required to have Identity
· In order to send money locally, a customer needs to have any recognizable Identity Card and the correct contacts information of the receiver.
· In order to send money abroad, a customer needs to have any recognizable Identity Card, the correct contacts information of the receiver and the authority evidence to send money abroad.
· Charges to send money is paid by the sender and the receiver collects the amount without paying any charge. He/she can collect Money from any Western Union location listed below.
Head Office 10th LAPF Towers, Bagamoyo Road, Opp Makumbusho Village, Kijitonyama, P.O BOX 9300, Dar es salaam