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Safeway, Inc. is a chain of grocery stores that was originally founded in 1915.  The first location was small, family operated and refused to extend credit to customers.  Though its policy to only sell products to people with cash on hand was unusual at the time, the store was able to quickly earn profits and gain popularity.  Today Safeway has over 1,300 locations and employs thousands of people.  The financial services offered by Safeway are considered extremely convenient by loyal customers, and the Safeway money order is one of the chain’s most popular items. Below you will find important information about Safeway money order.

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Safeway Money Order Policy

Western Union is the service used by Safeway to process all money order requests.   The money orders purchased at Safeway can only be used within the United States, and cash is the preferred payment method at most locations.  Debit cards are also accepted, but credit cards cannot be used to purchase a Safeway money order.  Even though Safeway sells money orders, they are currently unable to cash any money order.

Safeway  Money Order Fees

Safeway orders are available in amounts that do not exceed $500.00.

The fee for each money order transaction is $0.59 per money order.

If a money order is lost or stolen a refund can be processed as long as you have a receipt. The processing fee for a refund is $15.00.

When a receipt is not available a $30.00 processing fee and a research request form needs to be completed. In both cases the processing fee is nonrefundable.

To find a Safeway money order location near you click HERE.