Underground broker network a bane in ...

Underground broker network a bane in terror probes

There are 1 comment on the LA Daily News story from May 14, 2010, titled Underground broker network a bane in terror probes. In it, LA Daily News reports that:

Long before there was MoneyGram and Western Union, people in South Asian countries often used an informal network of brokers, called an "hawala," to transfer money over long distances when it was too inconvenient or dangerous to send cash by courier.

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Same Olde

Pomona, CA

#1 May 14, 2010
Sounds like it is easier to deal with money this way than trying to get the big banks of today to provide any kind of customer service. Maybe the ways of the past are the wave of the future.

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