Since Rite Aid has many locations, and its stores are often open 24/7, you can save yourself a trip to the bank and just buy a money order the next time you pick something up at the pharmacy.
Below, we’ll tell you what you need to know about getting a money order at Rite Aid.
Rite Aid Money Order Policy
Rite Aid sells money orders through Western Union. Money orders are available during store hours.
Fees, Limits, and Accepted Payment Types
According to Rite Aid customer service, you can purchase a single money order for up to $500 and multiple money orders for up to $2,999.
So, for example, if you need to pay $1,000, you can go to Rite Aid and purchase two $500 money orders to meet your needs.
Rite Aid only accepts cash payments for money orders; you cannot pay with a debit card or credit card. There is a fee of about $0.99 per money order.
While speaking with Rite Aid representatives, we also confirmed that money orders are available for purchase during regular store hours.
Simply ask to buy a money order at a register; all of the registers can generate money orders. Remember, you can only buy a money order with cash.
Can You Cash a Money Order at Rite Aid?
Rite Aid doesn’t cash money orders — even money orders sold at Rite Aid. For alternatives, see our list of places that cash money orders.