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How inflation is impacting spending and saving in Europe

Thanks to inflation, a lot has changed in the European economy in 2022. To learn how Europeans are dealing with the impact, we’ve compiled and analyzed data from N26 customers across five markets.

9 min read

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What is financial freedom?

When it comes to your financial wellbeing, there are many different ways to feel free. We dig into the concept of financial freedom, and how to define and eventually achieve it for yourself.

10 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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Why New Year’s resolutions fail (and how to save yours)

Sticking to your New Year’s resolutions requires focus, specificity, and a heavy dose of realism. Here’s how to create the habits you need to take your goals to the finish line this year.

8 min read

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Buying a scooter in France—how much does it really cost?

Picturing the wind blowing through your hair on your new scooter? It’s popular with city dwellers, but find out how much a two-wheeler will really cost you.

6 min read

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Shop like a pro with our online shopping tips

Shopping online more than usual this year? Try our tips to support local businesses, save money, and stay secure.

6 min read

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Local online shopping tips to support your community

Support your community from the safety of your home by shopping online from local businesses.

6 min read

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Get organized with these shopping list ideas

Save yourself time and money with these top tips on how to create a shopping list to plan for your purchases.

7 min read

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The N26 guide to online sports equipment stores

Our online sports store review explains the ins and outs of buying sports equipment, sneakers, and other sportswear from the websites of Decathlon, Intersport, Nike, and Adidas.

6 min read

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Online Christmas shopping: the ultimate guide

Our Christmas shopping tips make gift-giving easier in 2021. Find out how to create a gift list, stick to your budget, and score last-minute deals.

6 min read

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Trusted online stores for consumer electronics

Our online electronic stores review investigates the user-friendliness, special functions, and more offered by 5 consumer electronics web stores, including fnac, MediaMarkt, and Apple.

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When it comes to withdrawing money from an ATM or using your card abroad, foreign transaction fees could mean you’ll end up spending more than you anticipated.

5 things you need to know about unpaid leave in France

Want to put your career on hold for awhile, but unsure about asking for unpaid leave? Discover the conditions—and advantages—of unpaid leave in this handy guide.

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Here are 5 online furniture stores where you can shop with confidence

We reviewed 5 major online furniture retailers to help you buy furniture online the easy way.

8 min read