Complaint Management & Prevention Associate Regine von Kleist.

Complaint Management & Prevention Associate Regine von Kleist on how she uses her degree daily

Managing complex complaints can be challenging, but so is being a woman in a nearly all-male economics department at university. We chat about her career path and her advice for current students.

6 min read

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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.

2 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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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.

4 min read

The image shows two N26 Spaces, one for bills with an envelope icon and the second one for activities with a tower of stones icons.

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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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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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.

13 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

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

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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

CGO Alexander Weber.

CGO Alexander Weber on the practice and profession of entrepreneurship

Now our CGO, Alexander Weber has been with N26 for nearly 8 years. Learn how he decided to study business and why he thinks being an entrepreneur is about vision, passion, and intrinsic motivation.

8 min read

Team Spotlight: Kumi Gernhardt.

Jr. Technical Delivery Manager Kumi Gernhardt

Kumi’s career has taken many twists and turns—from a career in journalism to a Technical Delivery Manager at N26. Read on to learn how her passion for communication helped her forge her path.

8 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.

6 min read

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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.

5 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.

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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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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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How to open a bank account in Norway

Making a move to Norway? Here’s everything you need to know about opening a bank account.

5 min read

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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.

5 min read

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Nine of the best coworking spaces in Europe

We’re helping nomads plan their next work adventure with a list of the coolest coworking spaces in Europe. With picks in nine countries, there’s a remote office for everyone.

7 min read

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How to file your 2022 tax return in France

Find out today how to file your tax return in 2022, thanks to our guide: deadline, automatic declaration...

6 min read

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Self-employed in Germany? Taxes, tips, and more.

Thinking about working for yourself—but don’t like thinking about taxes? With our practical guide, learn everything you need to know about being self-employed and taxes in Germany.

6 min read

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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.

8 min read

Young woman using phone and laptop to track her debt avalanche strategy.

How to use the debt avalanche method to pay down debt

The debt avalanche method focuses on paying off your highest-interest debt first. This approach can help you get you out of debt quickly while saving a ton of money in interest.

7 min read