On Thu, Jan 09, 2003 at 11:18:18PM +0100, Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo wrote: > The other problem is that bank fees for money transfers are quite > high. Although they have reduced since Euro introduction, they're > high and a big load for little donations. EU Comission is right now > pressing banks to reduce them, so they will tend to be lower. Anyway, > this leaves out any country out of the Euro zone.
I have heard (anybody to confirm) that bank fees will be reduced starting on 1st July 2003 for the Euro zone. By this date a money transfer between for example Spain and Germany should cost the same as a money transfer from Spain to Spain.