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Debit card fraud—what you need to know

Find out how you can protect yourself against debit card fraud.

5 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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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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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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Protect yourself from smishing scams with this simple guide

Keep your sensitive information safe from SMS-based fraud.

5 min read

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Vishing—a new type of scam

Voice phishing—aka vishing—is on the rise. Learn how to recognize these scams and protect yourself from fraud.

5 min read

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Money laundering: how banks stay one step ahead of criminal activity

Money laundering accounts for billions each year. Here’s how banks fight back with anti-money laundering processes to detect suspicious activity.

6 min read

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N26's Complete Guide to Secure Online Banking

The complete N26 guide to banking safely online

11 min read

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Mastercard 3-D Secure explained: how to stay safe when shopping online

Ever wondered how banks protect your online payments? Learn how Mastercard 3-D Secure technology uses two-factor authentication to keep your money safe when buying online.

7 min read

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Tips for secure online banking

Online banking has transformed our finances. Here's how to stay secure while managing your money.

3 min read