MoneyGram is a financial services company based in Dallas, Texas. The company is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange and has 347,000 offices located in more than 200 countries. Established in 1940, MoneyGram specializes in wire transfers, the electronic transfer of money from one person to another. The company is one of the largest providers of these services in the world, ranking second only to Western Union. In addition to handling wire transfers, MoneyGram also sells official checks and offers online bill payment services. Wire transfers can be originated in-person at their locations or through their website.