It is health wise safe especially with COVID 19 since you can avoid crowded areas / staying in queues to deposit, and also you do not need to carry large amounts of money with you
can transfer anytime from anywhere at your convenience
You will have a digital record and confirmation of the payment
CEFTS payments are sent to HSBC immediately (please refer notes for crediting time)
maximum charge per CEFTS transaction is LKR 50 irrespective of the value of the transfer. If your payment through a third party payment channel is over LKR 6,700, you will enjoy a saving from the difference of the fees you pay
No need to withdraw cash and visit a HSBC branch or a third party payment channel and stay in queue to make the payment. Simply do it online from wherever you are!