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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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Leaving the US - Why and what it means for N26

Our Chief Growth Officer, Alex Weber, shares his personal thoughts on N26’s decision to cease operations in the US

2 min read

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Less life admin, more living. Introducing Spaces with IBANs

You can now send and receive payments in Spaces sub-accounts! Discover how Spaces with IBANs can help you manage your bills like a pro, keep your money organized, and free up time for what you love.

5 min read

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N26 x FlixBus—explore Europe by bus with this special offer

Need to get away for the weekend? Take advantage of 10% off your next ticket with this special FlixBus offer.

1 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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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.

9 min read

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5 strategies for coping with financial stress

Is financial stress getting in the way of your life? Take back control of your finances and ease your mind with these suggestions.

8 min read

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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.

4 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 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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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.

2 min read

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6 smart financial resolutions for the new academic year

Start saving now and graduate with money to spare!

4 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

Team spotlight: Stephan Schulz.

Strategy and Ops Associate Stephan Schulz on how his university studies impacted his life

Team Spotlight: Our DACH Strategy and Operations Associate tells us about the university courses that shaped him most and explains why it’s so important to build relationships and stay curious.

8 min read