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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.

5 min read

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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.

2 min read

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What is a central bank, and what is its role?

Heard of it, but not really sure what a central bank is? Find out what role this institution plays, and its influence on a country’s economy.

4 min read

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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!

2 min read

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.

6 min read

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.

11 min read

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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.

2 min read

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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.

6 min read

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Bitcoin | How do private and public keys work?

Even if you’re familiar with Bitcoin, you might not know the difference between private and public keys. Discover everything you need to know to get started.

5 min read

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.

7 min read

Cryptocurrency mining in Spain

Find out which rules you’ll need to follow and which taxes you'll have to pay to mine crypto in Spain safely and legally.

3 min read

What is debt consolidation? How and when to consolidate debt

Consolidating multiple debt balances into a new account with just one monthly payment can have a lot of advantages. But it may not be right for every situation.

7 min read