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Rent is typically considered Paid on the date of receipt, not by the post mark date or the date the payment was authorized. If the lease does not require use of a certain method, then the tenant is free to pay rent in the manner chosen (ie physically handing payment, using the mail, etc).
If the landlord chooses a portal that has a longer delay, then one can request an extension based on the 4-7 day delay; the tenant cannot insist on it; nor can the landlord insist on a payment method that is not specified in the lease.
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