The complete guide to opening a bank account in Germany
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The complete guide to opening a bank account in Germany

Along with finding a flat and a job, opening (and maintaining) a bank account is a key part of life and Germany. Here are the tips and vocabulary you need to know.

Card payments outstrip cash for first time in Germany

Card payments outstrip cash for first time in Germany

London ‘master thief’ strikes at Germany’s fanciest store

London ‘master thief’ strikes at Germany’s fanciest store

Germans want to keep their hands on cash

Germans want to keep their hands on cash

Finally! Berlin taxis to take plastic

Finally! Berlin taxis to take plastic