North Carolina-based grocery store Harris Teeter operates 230 stores in seven states and the District of Columbia. In addition to grocery and pharmacy shopping, you can also take care of certain financial transactions at your neighborhood Harris Teeter, including buying and cashing money orders. Here’s everything you need to know about the process of buying or cashing Harris Teeter money orders.

Harris Teeter’s Money Order Policy

Buying a Harris Teeter Money Order

According to Harris Teeter customer service, you can purchase a Western Union money order at Harris Teeter. Here’s what you need to know if you want to purchase a money order:

  • Type: Western Union
  • Fee: $0.99 per money order, payable in cash or check
  • Limit: Usually $500, but some Harris Teeters may have a limit as low as $200. Call the store in your area to confirm.
  • Payment: Cash or check (No debit or credit cards)
  • Hours and location: Harris Teeter Western Union money orders can be purchased at any store’s customer service desk, which is usually open from 8 AM to 9 PM. Find a Harris Teeter.

If you have any problems with your Harris Teeter Western Union money order after your purchase, you need to call Western Union at (800) 999-9660 or visit the Western Union Money Order website for assistance. Want more information on Western Union money orders? Check out our article, How to Refund a Money Order: USPS, MoneyGram, Western Union, etc.

Other Harris Teeter Western Union services include money transfers and bill pay.

Cashing a Harris Teeter Money Order

If you want to cash a money order at a Harris Teeter store, you can do so at the Harris Teeter that issued the money order. That is, if someone gives you a money order that they bought at Harris Teeter, you can only cash it at Harris Teeter if you go to the same Harris Teeter store where that person bought the money order in the first place.

You can cash the money order at the store’s customer service desk, where the store will verify that the money is available for release and will pay you in cash. For other places that cash Western Union money orders, see our article: Where Can I Cash a Western Union Money Order?

Money Order Policies at Other Grocery Stores

If you don’t live near a Harris Teeter, there are several other grocery stores that sell and cash money orders:

1. Albertsons

2. Dillons

3. Fred Meyer

4. Giant Eagle

5. King Soopers

6. Kroger

7. Meijer

8. Publix

9. ShopRite

 10. Stop & Shop

11. Vons

  • Money orders sold: MoneyGram
  • Fee: $0.89 for up to $1,000 in all Vons stores
  • Limit: Vary by store
  • Money orders cashed: Varies by store
  • Source: Customer Service
  • Find a Vons near you

12. Walmart

If you’re looking for more places, or if you want options that aren’t grocery stores, take a look at our long list: Where Can I Get a Money Order? At These 32 Places.

In Summary

Harris Teeter money orders are Western Union brand. They cost 99 cents, and can be for up to $500. You can come into any Harris Teeter and buy a money order at the customer service desk, which is usually open from 8 AM to 9 PM. You can also cash a money order at Harris Teeter, as long as it was purchased at the same store. If you don’t live near a Harris Teeter store, there are several other grocery stores, like Albertsons, Kroger, and Walmart, that also sell money orders.