Western Union Poker Deposits

Western Union has almost 200,000 locations across the world. Poker players can simply go to a Western Union agent location and initiate a deposit into their online poker account.

Poker Websites That Accept Western Union Deposits

Bovada Poker - Bovada Poker allows players to deposit real money into their accounts using either Money Transfer options or Rapid Transfer. As one of the largest online poker sites, this site has several other deposit options including credit cards and direct money transfers from your bank account.

How to Deposit Real Money with Western Union

Once you are logged into the poker room software, head to the cashier deposit section and select Western Union. The first step is to request the required details from the poker room that are needed for the Western Union transaction. This includes the receiver name, city and country. Be sure to record these details and bring them with you to the local Western Union location. You will need this information to perform a transaction and fund your online poker account.

You can send the money with a regular person to person transfer. Just use the name that appears on your poker account for the sender details.

After you have sent the money through your local agent, head back to the Bovada Poker website and go back to the cashier section. The next step in the deposit process is to enter your Western Union Control Number (MTCN).

Western Union Deposit Limitations

On Bovada Poker the minimum deposit is $100. The most a player can deposit using Western Union is $5,000.

Neither of these poker rooms will charge a fee for using Western Union, however Western Union will charge a small fee for using their service.

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This payment service is not as fast as using a credit card. Transaction can take a bit longer, but are normally completed within 3 hours.