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Donate to Ukraine-Hilfe Berlin with N26

We’ve partnered with Ukraine-Hilfe Berlin e.V. to allow you to donate directly from the N26 app and support those affected by the war and humanitarian crisis in Ukraine.

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Why does N26 block accounts?

Blocking and closing accounts is an important part of what N26 must do as a bank to help combat financial crime.

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Enjoy up to 20% off at Papa John’s

Now, N26 customers in Spain can have their pizza and eat it too with a 20% discount at Papa John’s. Read on to learn how to claim this offer.

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N26 Monthly Wrap-Up: A new way to review your monthly spending

Our handy new feature lets you see what you spent, where you spent it, and how much you saved.

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N26 x ABOUT YOU—get up to 20% off your next two orders

Fancy some new shoes or those oh-so-covetable leggings? ABOUT YOU has all the styles your favorite influencers are wearing—and, thanks to N26, you can save up to 20% on your next two orders!

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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.

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How to make a strong password: 5 suggestions to help you beat hackers

You can use a password generator to create strong passwords, or you can follow some simple guidelines to create your own passwords and stay a step ahead of hackers.

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Which Europeans saved and spent the most in 2021?

N26 data indicates that Spanish customers saved more in 2021 than their European counterparts—and European women were better at saving than men. For more saving and spending insights, read on.

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Freelancer quota guide

N26 brings you a practical guide to understanding the freelance quota in Spain.

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Everything you need to know—but were never told—about your bank account number

Learn everything you need to know about your bank account number and understand what types of transactions you can make with it.

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What Is an Insufficient Funds Fee?

Also called a non-sufficient funds fee, this is one of the most common and frustrating hidden bank fees.

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COVID-19 gives rise to a new generation of money-savvy students

Faced with a tough economic landscape, European students are finding new ways to manage their money. We explore how digital tools are enabling students to seize control of their finances.

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N26 x Ironhack—get an N26 scholarship for courses at Ironhack

This is your chance! Keep reading to find out how you can get a scholarship for a course at the very best international technology school.

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Alejandro Pérez Ibiricu.

Strategy & Ops Analyst Alejandro Pérez Ibiricu on the importance of teamwork

This N26 Strategy & Operations Analyst has made it his life’s mission to have a positive impact.

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Team spotlight: Pedro Rodriguez Paramo.

Team Spotlight: N26 PR Specialist Pedro Rodriguez Páramo on how his studies led him to a career in public relations

Our PR specialist for the Spanish market discusses his international childhood, how his time at university shaped his career trajectory, and what he likes most about working at N26.

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How to buy bitcoin.

How to buy Bitcoin (BTC): A step-by-step guide

Before you buy Bitcoin, do your research on the world’s most popular cryptocurrency. Have a plan for how you want to use it, and don’t forget to factor in taxes if you plan to sell at a later date.

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What is DeFi? A beginner’s guide to decentralized finance

An emerging field that lets participants make financial transactions directly with others–and it’s quickly gaining in popularity as an alternative to traditional financial services.

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What is the German Schufa score? And how to get one—a guide

Starting out in Germany but you don’t know yet what a Schufa score is? Read on to find out everything about creditworthiness in Germany.

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What’s a workation? How to work remotely from a holiday destination

Ready to attend Zoom meetings from a tropical paradise? Find out how you can get in on this remote working trend.

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How much do freelancers make? A guide to the average freelancer salary

Salary is a big consideration when thinking about going freelance. Read our guide to find out average hourly rates for a number of industries.

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Self-employed flat rate: all you need to know

Becoming a freelancer? Learn all about the self-employed flat rate, how you can benefit, and how to apply.

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What it means when your tax return is being processed in Spain

Learn how to decode the notifications you’ll receive when your tax return is being processed in this handy guide.

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A simple guide to road tax in Spain

Road tax driving you crazy? Here’s how your vehicle’s specifications determine how much road tax you owe, and how to make your payments. Let’s go!

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Personal financial planning—tips on setting yourself up for the future

The best way to safeguard your future? Start personal financial planning today. Read on to learn how.

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How to save money on groceries: shopping tips to stretch your food budget

The right grocery budget can save you thousands each year—without skimping on healthy eating. Here’s how to shop smarter at the grocery store.

9 min read

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What exactly is duty free

Not all duty-free goods were created equal! Here’s what to buy and what to avoid to save some cash the next time you’re in the airport.

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Lost your debit card? Here’s what to do.

Losing your debit or credit card is stressful. Here’s how to keep your account safe.

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