Western Union is a money transfer service. With Western Union you can wire money anywhere in the world. One of the reasons people use Western Union is because wiring money is faster than writing a check or sending funds in other ways. Once you decide to wire money through Western Union you can check on the status of your transfers online.
Go to the Western Union website and click on the "Track a Transfer" link at the top of the page.
Enter the Money Transfer Control Number from your receipt into the box provided. In addition, you must provide the first and last name of the sender of the transfer and click "Check Status" to view the results of your wire transfer.
Enter the first and last names of the transfer recipient and the sender of the transfer and click "Check Status" if you do not know the Money Transfer Control Number of your transfer.