Checking Account – N26
N26 is a newcomer in Germany. As part of the so-called FinTech industry, it aims to digitalise your banking completely. N26 also offers business accounts (e.g. for freelancers) and N26 You (international account with travel insurance). Unfortunately, N26 has gotten unfavourable reviews lately. Read our overview of different German bank accounts and credit cards to find the best one for you.
- Supports Google Pay and Apple Pay
- German bank account in English language
- Free VISA credit card included
3x per month for free, world-wide with mastercard
N26 is a newcomer in Germany. As part of the so-called FinTech industry, it aims to digitalise your banking completely. Another selling-point: the online-banking is in English.
You can register for the bank account within 5 minutes on your phone.
You are able to conveniently control everything through your personal app on your smartphone, for example set your daily payment and withdrawal limits. You are also able to instantly block your card through the app, if it’s lost or stolen.
As an added security layer, you can log in using your fingerprint and you can enable push notifications on all account activity. Furthermore, money transfers can be made in-app.