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MoneyGram International Reviews

Updated February 23, 2017
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Pros
  • Work-Life Balance - opportunity to work from home, as appropriate (in 14 reviews)

  • A lot of great people works there, even the upper management (in 17 reviews)

Cons
  • Upper Management didn't care about employees once the move of HQ happened (in 17 reviews)

  • Long hours, lack of communication, temps are paid better than full time perm employees (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Constantly Changing"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with and a lot of room to develop yourself. International presence and multi-cultural work environment is great.

    Cons

    Sometimes a bit chaotic and not enough resources to achieve the desired targets, so you have to figure out how to "make a way"

    Advice to Management

    Communicate often, more than you think you need to, to keep employees engaged


  2. "Sr. Sales Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at MoneyGram International (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work environment.
    A lot of great people works there, even the upper management.

    Cons

    As many other big company there are too much red tape.

    Advice to Management

    To the upper management. You need to listen to the people who's in the field, is there where the reality of the market is.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "SR. DIRECTOR"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Frisco, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Frisco, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time

    Pros

    Small company with direct access to Sr. leadership (CEO, CCO, CFO).

    Cons

    The stock is very low and dont know about the future of this company if someone buys them.


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  5. "More than meets the eye"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Global Operations in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Global Operations in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MoneyGram International full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good company to learn. The company has been through a lot of changes with a reorganization that led to offshoring US positions to Warsaw Poland and has increased its brand into international markets.

    Cons

    The high deductible medical plan blows, overall benefits are below par except for the tuition reimbursement.

    Advice to Management

    stabalize


  6. "Sales"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great global company with small company feel

    Cons

    Depending on the position, it can take some time to promote.


  7. "an impressed new employee (10 months into the job)"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Upper Management/Professional in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Upper Management/Professional in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    A positive and friendly company culture with an emphasis on ethics and and employee engagement. Very good benefits and facilities. Great people, and a professional and fun atmosphere. A focus on emerging technologies and business opportunities. Very much an international company with opportunities to work in other countries. An exciting place to be with emerging markets and new technologies and models for alternative financial services.

    Cons

    somewhat concerned about plan to move more offices into collaborative (open) arrangements, especially for professionals accustomed to traditional / closed office environments

    Advice to Management

    Continue efforts to develop new technologies and business lines.


  8. "Human Resource Specialist"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Human Resource Specialist II in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Human Resource Specialist II in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at MoneyGram International (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great opportunities to grow and learn different aspects within HR. Being a part of project teams allow you to collaborate globally.

    Cons

    Opportunities for advancement may be slim, depending on the business needs.


  9. Helpful (4)

    "Managment Sucks"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MoneyGram International (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pay is ok benefits are normal

    Cons

    There is no Knowledge pool. They were either laid off or quit

    Advice to Management

    get a clue


  10. "Senior Project Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Corporate Compliance Project Manager in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Corporate Compliance Project Manager in San Diego, CA

    I worked at MoneyGram International (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent Company to work for, a caring environment.

    Cons

    I do not have anything negative.


  11. Helpful (5)

    "Too Much Office Politics"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Compliance Analyst in Frisco, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Compliance Analyst in Frisco, TX
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at MoneyGram International full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work life balance, and flexibility to work remotely. Free coffee and occasional snacks available during festive periods

    Cons

    Career progression & promotion are not by proven ability, experience or qualifications but on personal relationships with direct reports and others

    Advice to Management

    Management need your create an environment of inclusiveness for all in terms of opportunities and to grow within the company



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