Author: simran

The Best Mobile Payment Platform

December 18, 2018

Multiple studies conclude younger generations know about mobile payments, but don’t care much about them — a service such as Venmo being the rare exception. After watching Venmo dominate the mobile peer-to-peer (P2P) payment transfer market for the past few years, banks decided to do something about it, and Zelle was born. Banks have invested heavily […]

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Electronic Funds Transfer

November 4, 2018

Anelectronic funds transfer (EFT) is a transaction that takes place over a computerized network, either among accounts at the same bank or to different accounts at separate financial institutions. EFTs include direct-debit transactions, wire transfers, direct deposits, ATM withdrawals and online bill pay services. Transactions are processed through the Automated Clearing House (ACH) network, the secure […]

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Transferring Large Amounts of Money

October 2, 2018

Unfavorable exchange rate is the major reason for differences between declared and real fees that you pay to a bank for sending money abroad. Every bank has its own exchange rate fee that applies when you transfer money from one currency to another. You have to pay attention to the bank’s exchange rates and their […]

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Transactions with your Credit Card

September 12, 2018

Planning a trip abroad? Credit Cards offer a great form of payment as they’re accepted in many locations, and often provide you with good currency exchange rates. Of course, you may encounter some small transaction fees for using your card abroad or otherwise making foreign currency transactions on your card. Foreign currency exchange rates are […]

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Protect Yourself from Credit card Fraud

August 3, 2018

When shopping online, make sure you’re on a site that has “https” in the address line, which indicates it’s secure. You should also examine the site for proof of authentication services. For example, VeriSign is a trusted company that secures the information entered in the purchase screens for online retailers. If the site lacks a […]

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