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Subject: Money transfer
It depends on where they are incarcerated. Most facilities have a money transfer solution but you'd have to check with them to see who it is. We have a deal with [Western Union](https://www.westernunion.com/us/en/send-to-inmate.html?src=aff_cj_mt_Inmate+Aid%252C+LLC_6191743_SENDMONEYPAGETEXT) which primarily deals with the federal BOP but they do not cover all of the facilities. You can click the link and check to see if Western Union is a solution for your inmate.
Subject: Money transfer
Yes they can. They can go to their counselor and fill out a form that would deduct money from their commissary/trust account and designate whom the recipient is. The facility will then sent that person a check.
Subject: Money transfer
In most facilities the money that goes into an inmate's trust account can be designated for commissary and telephone calls. When you are sending money, there are no ways to specify what you want them to spend it on. If you set up a phone account, that money will only be for the phone calls to you.
Subject: Money transfer
The services are different in every prison, jail or detention center. If the service is the same then of course it will follow, if not you will have to repeat the process with new vendor. However, in the case of an InmateAid Discount Telephone Service will follow - at no charge to you. When your inmate gets moved, you have to notify us where he was moved and we will get you a new number matching the rate center of...
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Subject: Money transfer
If it was sent through an approved online vendor, the exchange of funds to the inmate is instantaneous.
Subject: Money transfer
Yes you can and it is a good idea.
Subject: Money transfer
In most private prisons, the procedure is to make the money order out to the name of the facility and place the inmate's name in the memo section with their inmate ID number. When you mail it into the institution, address the envelope to the inmate with their inmate ID. Jack Harwell Detention Center does not post their procedures online we encourage you to call their staff and ask if this instruction is correct: 254-759-5900
Subject: Money transfer
If you funded the account online, it should only take a couple of hours. If you sent it by [money](https://www.inmateaid.com/shop/send-money) order then it could take 7-10 days
Subject: Money transfer
Fees imposed by county jails vary - but a majority of them charge nothing at all. It could be that he needs to pay a fee, $65 sounds a little high but it's possible. What it could also be is that he wants money for his commissary so that he may shop to buy certain snacks and food stuffs. Either way, it's probably not nefarious and adding a small amount of money on a weekly basis will allow them to...
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Subject: Money transfer
The best and easiest method is to buy a prepaid card from the grocery store, pharmacy or a Walmart, Target or K-Mart store. They look like a credit card but they are activated with a cash deposit. You can hen make purchases on this website and all over the Internet.