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MoneyGram International Reviews

Updated 4 Aug 2019

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3.2
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MoneyGram International CEO Alex Holmes
Alex Holmes
107 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Upper management is newer and has been extremely involved in very low level details of projects(in 18 reviews)

  • "heavy workload, no work life balance(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "HR and pay are good"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MoneyGram International full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Well established company. Nice office. Good processes.

    Cons

    Some of the processes need to change.

    MoneyGram International2019-08-04
  2. "ECDD, AML, High Risk Consumers, Compliance"

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    Current Employee - Compliance Analyst in Warsaw
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MoneyGram International full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good atmosphere, work life balance, career opportunities in compliance

    Cons

    Flat structure, frequent rotation of senior management

    MoneyGram International2019-08-02
  3. "Friendly environment & talented coworkers"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MoneyGram International full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Every person I have met has greeted me with a smile, they also are all very intelligent and good at what they do. Being surrounded by talented people brings up the whole playing field and really great work is being achieved.

    Cons

    As in any corporation, things tend to move a little slowly.

    MoneyGram International2019-07-30
  4. "Good"

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    Former Employee - IT Support Specialist in Minneapolis, MN

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good place to work and build expereince

    Cons

    too much change in management all the time

    MoneyGram International2019-07-22
  5. "HR"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MoneyGram International

    Pros

    Flexibility, empowerment, positive and ability to make an impact

    Cons

    Need to be resilient enough to thrive in a competitive industry

    MoneyGram International2019-07-02
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Toxic Culture and Employees Are Just a Number"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Exposure to a global business, good pay (although they have not paid out bonuses at 100% in at least 3 years)

    Cons

    Layoffs about every 3 months, company constantly trying to position itself to be bought, very political, lack of corporate and departmental strategy, heavy use of contractors, minimal investment in employee development, very subjective evaluations of performance

    Advice to Management

    Improve your culture by treating people like human beings and not just a number as well as improve business operations and decisions to be efficient and cost effective

    MoneyGram International2019-07-08
  7. "Amazing Masterpieces Created in a Day"

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    Current Employee - Transaction Manager in Warsaw

    I have been working at MoneyGram International full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good starting point for more complex models

    Cons

    Often not possible to change work to content transport operations

    Advice to Management

    maintain good comunication

    MoneyGram International2019-06-23
  8. "Generally great place to work."

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    Former Employee - Partnership Development Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Working Remotely and managing your own schedule. Benefits are average (there is a high deductible healthcare plan).

    Cons

    Company goes through a reorganization every 2-4 years. Positions that are more specialized, such as Corridor Manager or Business Development Manager, tend to get placed on the chopping block first. If by chance you are let go during a reorg, you may not get a severance package if they conveniently claim a performance issue at the time of the reorg. If you are lucky, you may be presented with another position. One...

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    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees right, especially those who dedicated 10-20+ years to the company. Change is understandable, but hardworking and dedicated people helped you build the business.

    MoneyGram International2019-06-26
  9. "Not stable"

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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    sometimes there was food in the break room for everyone

    Cons

    no backup plan after failed merger. was told the merger would improve the company never told they were going to do mass layoffs if it didn't work

    Advice to Management

    be more honest about your layoff process. was only told about one not the next 3

    MoneyGram International2019-07-12
  10. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Munich, Bavaria
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MoneyGram International part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours and nothing more, sometimes you have nice colleaugues who really help

    Cons

    Too much stress with customers, not well organized schedule, no work-life balance, low salaries

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate you employees

    MoneyGram International2019-06-02
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