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Banking Basics: all about ATM cash machines

ATMs have a solid concept: type PIN, get money. But if you’ve ever wondered what comes next, this guide holds the answers.

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The secret money lessons hidden in your Spotify Wrapped

Your top songs of 2023 may reveal some surprising financial truths.

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The taboo of credit card use in Europe

From legislation to privacy concerns, we look at why using a credit card is an unspoken taboo in Europe.

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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.

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The 5 European countries closest to a cashless future

Is your country headed for a cashless future? The shift to a cash-free society may happen sooner than you think!

6 min read

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Kids and money—how to teach your kids financial literacy

Cultivating good saving and spending habits is challenging, and teaching them to our kids is even harder. That’s why we’re bringing you this handy guide with our top tips and tricks for success!

6 min read

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Looking to maximize your finances? You’ll find a lot to discuss with cash-conscious Caroline

If you’re looking for simple ways to make the most of your money, cash-conscious Caroline’s approach could help.

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‘Money changes hands frequently:’ WHO advises a move away from banknotes

To increase our safety, the World Health Organization has advised people to reduce their use of physical cash. Here’s why.

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Cash is dying but still king in Germany.

Money in Germany: Cash is dying, but still king

A short history and look into the future of cash in Germany.

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The crazy cost of cash

We’d like to suggest some ways that you can help us keep costs down- and thus help us to keep your core checking account free of charge:

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The cost of cash

Why does cash cost so much money? We explain the cost of cash and why cashless payments are the future.

4 min read

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The automatic teller machine

We explain the history of the automatic teller machine (ATM) and how the invention changed banking forever.

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