makes total sense @daedal. The more transparent things are, the easier it will be for us, Starling Users/Customers to control our budgets/manage our money.
Just don’t forget that Legacy banks have statuses implemented all over the place as their processing was built in the past, where everything was processed in batches if not over several days (statuses required), with sometimes a need for human intervention (statuses required), which all lead to high errors rates (statuses required).
As far as I could see Starling is processing things “live” with a mission to simplify, declutter, streamline things at a low cost for them (and as a result for us). to clarify, implementing statuses for payments would only be cost-effective app-wide, once international payments will be live. But that’s not for me to decide, just sharing my thoughts.
Let’s see what the Starling guys come up with