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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 is Hyperinflation?

You’ve probably noticed prices rising everywhere you look. Maybe you’ve heard of hyperinflation. But what exactly does it mean? And are we on track for hyperinflation like Germany had 100 years ago?

8 min read

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What’s the difference between gross pay and net pay?

Understand the difference between gross vs. net salary and learn what it means for your salary.

5 min read

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What is compound interest? A beginner's guide

If you'd like to boost your savings, compound interest will help you earn more over time. Learn how it works and how to use it to increase your savings over the long term.

5 min read

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How to transfer money from one bank to another

SEPA, intra-bank, and inter-bank transfers. Not sure what all this banking jargon actually means? Discover how to best move your money around, explained in simple terms.

8 min read

N26 x adidas—whatever your goal, we’ll keep you on track

At N26, we want you to go further. That’s why we’ve partnered with adidas to bring you an offer on the sportswear brand’s apparel.

2 min read

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The Difference Between Visa and Mastercard - N26

Visa and Mastercard are the world’s best-known credit cards, and it might seem like they’re one and the same. But there are some major differences—read on to learn what they are!

5 min read

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How to open a bank account in Belgium

Whether online or old school, here’s what you need to know.

5 min read

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How to open a bank account in the Netherlands

If you want to open a bank account in the Netherlands, you’re going to want to read this guide. Whether at a branch, online, or through an app, here’s everything you need to know.

6 min read

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Banking basics: all about cash

We take a closer look at all things ‘hard cash’ (AKA physical currency). Find out about withdrawals, cashback and deposits here.

5 min read

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The ECB’s key interest rate: what it is and how it affects you

For the first time in 11 years, the European Central Bank has raised its key interest rate. But what exactly is it? Read on to learn how it works and what the changes might mean for you.

13 min read

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New in N26: features for easier-than-ever finances

Money management can feel confusing, but it doesn’t have to be. Learn about how these new features can help you take control of your finances with just a few taps.

3 min read