Category Archives: bank charges

Hier ist kein warum

Screen Shot 2015-05-03 at 08.18.12Dalrymple’s bank charges him 6.37% on electronic transfers from Australia to the UK, even to an account denominated in Australian dollars.

Why? Here there is no why. Dalrymple writes:

I should like an explanation of this exorbitant charge, but of course I can’t find anyone to explain it to me. I think I could speak to every employee the bank has (132,300) without finding the right person. Not, of course, that it is easy to speak even to a single person at the bank, other than the tellers at my local branch who are not authorised to say anything.

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