i have use western union for many years, using always the same credit cards or debit cards, i always send money to my family back in my country, to make the story short i made a transaction on december 15 which i had to cancel within minutes of placing it, i received an email stating that i will get my money in 5to7 business day, i never received my money back from them, going back and forward with my bank and western union i had to wait a month in order for my bank to give me my money back, is not a big amount but i wasnt going to let western union stay with my hard earn money, i kept on using them after that ..no problem..yesterday i tried to make a transaction and noticed i was block, so i called.... i was told that i was in the collection department and that his phone call was to collect a debt.. mind you that i was already frustrated because of everything i had to go through to get my money back....western union tells me first that that transaction was received by the receiver but western union never recieved the funds,...which is not true because the charge your card right away, but i explained to the agent the ordel i went through with that specific transaction. then he tell
Seems like theres a few moving parts with what happened with western union. I would take everything into a local attorney and get their advice. Its just a little to hard to go over everything online with the character limitations.
Please be advised: I'm licensed in California only. This response is intended only as general commentary not legal advice and does not create an attorney client relationship. This response may be considered "attorney advertising" material. Nothing in this posting should be considered a guarantee, warranty, or prediction of the outcome of your case or any other case.
Our Rating is calculated using information the lawyer has included on their profile in addition to the information we collect from state bar associations and other organizations that license legal professionals. Attorneys who claim their profiles and provide Avvo with more information tend to have a higher rating than those who do not.What determines Avvo Rating?Experience & background
Years licensed, work experience, educationLegal community recognition
Peer endorsements, associations, awardsLegal thought leadership
Publications, speaking engagementsDiscipline