Wire Transfer Shops

I would like to hear some feedback on doing wire transfer shops. I have not yet done one but I keep getting massed blitz by sassie shop schedulers to sign up.

Are they difficult?
Do you recommend them?
Have you ever lost money doing them?

Thanks!

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I've only done them with Bare. The only ones I would recommend are the ones that they assign you a partner.

Havent heard great things about the ones you do by yourself..

While I had a great experience doing the partner ones, I have heard other people who did not have such a great experience.

Shopping Idaho and Oregon/Idaho border region.
Are you talking send and cancel? I've never done that one. Or are you talking send and receive with a partner assigned by the MSC? If those are back, I'll take all of them I can get.
I did send and cancel with the old MSC. It took them months to reimburse me. They are why the current MSC stresses that you will be reimbursed in a reasonable time frame.

I only do the inquiry shops.

"Been stuck in the middle of a vendetta between me and myself" -Citizen Cope
Not worth the fee.

Seriously, nobody cares that you're offended.

(Yes, I stole Hoju's tagline.)
I've done a handful (send and cancel; bribe the agent), but it's been a while. The bribes were easy (though I always wondered if I was going to have an awkward conversation with the police as I was leaving...). The send and cancel shops were pretty hit-and-miss. If I got a competent person, they were not a problem and worth the time as a filler shop. However, a bad person could ruin my routes for the rest of the day. I have had two go sideways - one of which took over an hour.

Edited to add: I always got my money back on the day that I sent it.

Hard work builds character and homework is good for your soul.


Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 02/24/2019 12:38AM by MFJohnston.
I did one about a month ago. I don’t think I’d do another. I just got reimbursed the $5 wire transfer fee, but this shop just didn’t feel right to me.
That's because you have a conscience.

"Been stuck in the middle of a vendetta between me and myself" -Citizen Cope
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