6. Following Proper Protocol
Know who you have to call at that bank, it could be the difference between getting that money back right then or a month later.
— Stephen Wojciechowicz, product manager with HSBC, advising U.S. banks that facilitate international payments to be familiar with every aspect of the process in case something goes awry.
Bryan Yurcan is associate editor for Bank Systems and Technology. He has worked in various editorial capacities for newspapers and magazines for the past 8 years. After beginning his career as a municipal and courts reporter for daily newspapers in upstate New York, Bryan has ... View Full Bio