N26 Blog

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Why should I open a savings account?

This guide will give you everything you need to know about opening a savings account, and planning for long term goals.

6 min read

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Banking Basics: EU banking rules and regulations

In this Banking Basics, we take a closer look at the rules and regulations that keep your money safe.

8 min read

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Why should I open a savings account?

This guide will give you everything you need to know about opening a savings account, and planning for long term goals.

6 min read

What is a debt management plan and how does it work?

A debt management plan (DMP) can help you manage overwhelming bills and take control of your debt. If your debt is getting out of hand, a DMP may be a good option.

5 min read

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What is a bank guarantee?

Individuals and businesses use bank guarantees to safeguard payments, manage risk, and protect their money. Learn more about the different types of guarantees and their uses here.

4 min read

What is Euribor and how does it affect you?

The European interbank interest rate—or Euribor—impacts everything from your savings account to mortgage rates. Learn more about its impacts in this article.

5 min read

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What’s the difference between salary and hourly pay?

Trying to decide how you want to be paid? Weigh up the pros and cons to decide what’s best for you.

5 min read

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What is annual salary?

What is it, really? How is it calculated? Learn about the different elements and compare annual salary to hourly rate.

5 min read

What is shrinkflation? How to avoid paying more for less

Milka bars have been getting smaller, but cost the same. And there’s a word for that: shrinkflation. We’ll help you understand this phenomenon, and what you can do to avoid paying more for less.

5 min read

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Stagflation Explained: From Stocks to Real Estate

When is an economy at risk of stagflation? And what does that mean exactly? Here, find out what the term means, the consequences of stagflation, and why some might even benefit from it.

8 min read

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How to pay fines online

Paying a fine is never fun, but you can cut down the hassle—and sometimes the price—by paying online.

4 min read

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The base salary explained: a guide to understanding your pay packet

Get to know the details of your pay packet with these financial definitions.

5 min read