Sending of transfers is a really easy process if you have all the information you need to send it. However, if you are trying to make deadlines or make some things more complicated with the transfer, there are small details that you should be aware of.
One is that there is usually a cut-off time at any bank that is to receive the transfer. This is usually due to the operating hours of the Bank. If you send a international level, keep in mind that their timetable is likely to be different from the time zone you are in. Requests that are submitted late will be processed the following business day.
Determine if you need to be able to track these transfers or not. If you do, you have to ask specifically to ensure that the transfer is able to go back. Especially if the transfer is to go abroad, it is very likely that the money will have to pass through multiple institutions before reaching the final Bank. If you need to recover the money transferred, following this path may take a little longer than usual.
How fast the other party needs money? Transfers can take up to 21 days, which can be a bit long, depending on what needs to be done. 3 weeks to send money for an emergency cannot cut. However, sometimes, this is the only choice. Usually it doesn’t take the whole 21 days to reach its destination though.
There are companies out there that try to sell you a service for sending this money faster.
International transfer snapshot is often the term used to sell transfer services. You pay a premium to do this though. You can charge a lot more than standard transfer because they can charge what you are trying to send. This should be reserved for true emergencies only.