N26 Blog

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Striking the balance between ease-of-use and best-in-class security: Cristofor, Product Security Engineer

Security is key in online banking. As a Product Security Engineer, Cristofor is part of the N26 team that checks on and analyses all features at different stages in order to keep your money safe.

5 min read

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7 Tips for Working Safely Remotely

Are you a digital nomad or a remote worker? Here's how to keep your data safe while working on the go.

5 min read

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Stay safe while online shopping—here’s how to protect your money and your data

Spending more time inside? Shop smart with these online shopping tips

8 min read

Smurfing: Don’t become a money mule!

With smurfing, a money mule—often unwittingly—helps criminals launder money that was earned illegally. Here, you’ll learn how to recognize and avoid getting caught up in these schemes.

9 min read

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How to recognize and avoid 5 types of phishing attacks

Don’t get hooked by phishing. Learn everything you need to know about the common types of phishing hackers may use to steal your sensitive information.

10 min read

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What is an ATM skimmer? How to protect your bank account when withdrawing cash

Scams can happen anywhere—find out how to protect yourself.

3 min read

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Online scams: How to spot internet fraud and stay safe

Online scams seem to be everywhere—luckily, there are ways to dodge them. Learn how to avoid internet fraud and keep yourself safe with this handy guide.

4 min read

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6 common online scams to watch out for

Whether it’s your next love, new furniture, or handy tips, you can find almost anything on the internet—including a whole array of online scams. Here, learn about six of the most common ones.

4 min read

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Internet shoppers young and old are falling for fake websites—here’s why

Fake websites are now being targeted at different age groups. The most at risk? Millennials and Gen Z. Here’s what to watch out for so you don’t fall for an online scam.

8 min read

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What to do if you receive phishing emails and scam texts

At N26, your security is our top priority. That’s why we created this guide to how to spot phishing scams and what to do if you receive suspicious messages.

3 min read

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5 tips for secure mobile banking

From deactivating bluetooth to locking your screen, we’ve got 5 essential tips for you to enjoy mobile banking with peace of mind.

2 min read

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How do you create a strong, secure password?

Wondering what a secure password is and how to protect yourself against cybercrime? Find out everything you need to know about creating secure passwords here.

4 min read