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How long does a transfer take?

The SEPA initiative makes it easier to send euros between bank accounts, but transfers don’t always happen overnight.

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Credit, debit, and prepaid cards—what’s the difference?

You use them every day but what is the difference, actually? Let’s get to the heart of the matter so you can decide what’s best for you.

7 min read

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What’s the difference between salary and hourly pay?

Trying to decide how you want to be paid? Weigh up the pros and cons to decide what’s best for you.

5 min read

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What is annual salary?

What is it, really? How is it calculated? Learn about the different elements and compare annual salary to hourly rate.

5 min read

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What is a salary?

A salary is the money you’re paid to do a job. But there’s more to it than that. Our complete definition of salary includes how it works and what that means for you.

7 min read

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How top up your N26 account with EPS

Want to deposit funds into your N26 bank account? You can do so easily and instantly with EPS. Learn what EPS is, what the benefits are, and how you can use it to top up your N26 account.

3 min read

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SEPA transfers made easy–everything you need to know

You’ve heard of SEPA payments, but what does it stand for, and how does it actually work? We unpack all you need to know about SEPA transfers here.

6 min read

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What is mental accounting and why are we so bad at ‘organizing’ our finances

Organizing your finances isn’t easy. Find out why so many people struggle to sort out their funds.

5 min read

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The Big Banking Chat: is your bank doing all of this?

The best banks offer far more than just a way to spend, save and manage money—find out what else we have to offer

3 min read

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The Big Banking Chat: here’s how N26 fits around you

Banking should fit around your life, not the other way around—this is how we do it.

3 min read

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The Big Banking Chat: lifting the lid on hidden fees and charges

Being struck with a hidden fee or charge can really ruin your day—here’s how to avoid them

3 min read

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The Big Banking Chat: what are the biggest frustrations with banking?

We reveal what customers find most annoying about the way they currently bank.

3 min read

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The Big Banking Chat: your questions answered

We tackle the most common questions we’ve been asked about banking.

3 min read