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What is social engineering? How to protect yourself from online fraud

Social engineering is a particularly deceptive form of online fraud. Read on to learn how to keep yourself—and your data—safe.

7 min read

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Job scamming—how N26 protects you

At N26, the security of your data is our top priority. Read on to learn which security measures we employ to protect you against job scamming and other fraud attempts.

5 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 to protect yourself from Pharming

Pharming is a particularly cunning form of phishing. Here, we explain how it works and the best ways to protect yourself when browsing the web.

5 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

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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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Fake app testing job ads—what they are and how you can protect yourself

Online fraudsters are increasingly looking for so-called "app testers" on job platforms. Read on to find out what to look out for—and how you can protect yourself.

3 min read

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How to protect your phone from hackers

You might not realize your smartphone isn’t protected until it’s too late. Here’s how to safeguard your iPhone or Android to keep your private data safe.

6 min read

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CEO blog: Make the most of opportunities by going digital

CEO Valentin Stalf talks about the future of banking and how we can make the most of the opportunities offered by digitalization.

5 min read

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Protect yourself from smishing scams with this simple guide

Keep your sensitive information safe from SMS-based fraud.

6 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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Fighting financial crime in a digital era

Our Director of Group Compliance and Group Money Laundering Reporting Officer, Dr. Stephan Niermann, explains how digitalization has shaped how N26 is fighting financial crime in a digital world.

6 min read

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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