Money transfer woes


Dear Sir,

Since HSBC changed the format on its internet banking site, you cannot transfer monies overseas. The transfer goes through, you are charged $15 and then it gets returned back because of the (Swift?) code being incorrect.

I have always sent overseas transfers without any issues and never have I heard of this code before. I donít have the time to spend hours in line at the bank; hence, the convenience of internet banking.

I was told to contact the bank on the other end. I am still without a solution. I have found that many other HSBC clients have had the same problem and the problem started with the new format. The problem is with our bank here. I would like to know the story behind whatís happening. I also would like to have it fixed, so that I can finally make the transfer that should have been sent more than a month ago.

PAT BRANCO

Pembroke

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Published Nov 18, 2019 at 8:00 am (Updated Nov 18, 2019 at 8:29 am)

Money transfer woes

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