Top 5 European cities for expats
Exploring new cultures is one of the most fun ways to learn about the world and grow as a person. With globalization being an increasing trend, the world is your oyster and being an expat becomes more accessible.
10 ways digital nomads make money
Thinking of shifting your lifestyle to a nomadic, work from anywhere one soon? Sounds amazing, but the main question is - how do you make money? Here are 10 ways to get you inspired!
10 best cities for digital nomads
It’s 2021 and more companies than ever are announcing “work from anywhere” as their policy now and...forever. Becoming a digital nomad sounds really attractive, but the question is: where to?
10 ways to transform your home into a productive office
Using your cozy home as an office used to be relevant mostly for digital nomads and freelancers - today, we could all use a little inspiration. So let’s dive in!
6 ways mindfulness can help you and your business grow
and body. This practice consists of mindful exercises like meditation, reflection, and “single-tasking.” By bringing your thoughts and emotions into the present, you’re able to go through life with positivity and less stress.
Career change? 5 tips for a successful switch
Thinking of a career change? What an exciting challenge! Here are a couple of tips for a successful and hassle-free switch.
5 ways bunq can help you with New Year's resolutions
It’s that time of the year! As we’re stepping into 2021, we’re all thinking: new year, new me. What an exciting time to plan ahead for our growth and happiness!
5 ways bunq can help with holidays shopping
We’ve all been there: we said this year we’ll start shopping for our loved ones in November and definitely be ready by the festive season! And then...we forgot. This year can also be a bit challenging when it comes to shopping safely, but no worries - bunq’s here to help.
5 great tips for productivity while working from home
These days, most of us are working from home again, so our commute is from the bed to the desk, with an occasional stop at the fridge. How can we keep being productive and deliver great results when working from home?
A guide to traveling with pets
Covid-19 has changed plenty of things in our life, including one of our greatest loves: traveling. Nowadays it’s very limited and only advised if absolutely necessary, but If that’s the case - how do you get around with a pet? Here’s a comprehensive guide from our guest writer, Rebecca Siggers.
7 things that get you ready for autumn
While September gave us a couple more sunny days, now we’re already approaching the middle of October and it’s clear: autumn is here to stay. Check out these 7 things you can do to get ready and enjoy this season to the max!
Here our top 10 favorite TV series of all time - part 2
We recently shared part 1 of this article with you, where we talked about 5 out of 10 favorite TV series of all time. Here we go with the other half!
Here our top 10 favorite TV series of all time - part 1
We recently put together a list of our 10 favorite movies that received quite some love from you. Since everything we do is inspired by what you like to use (in this case, watch), we’re making a brand new top for you - this time, let’s look at the best TV series of all time.
5 things successful people do every day
Loads of people want to be successful, but don’t exactly know where to start. We've collected 5 things that successful people do every day to get you started on your own adventure!
5 hacks for career growth
No matter what choices we make or what industries we work in, our careers have the potential to be true adventures filled with appreciation, success and happiness. But how do we get there? By following a path that truly matters to us. Here are 5 hacks for career growth!
Health & Wealth: what’s the connection?
Recently, we talked about the vital concept of paying yourself first in order to be the best you. This is essentially the idea of investing in self-care above all else.
4 benefits of travelling like a local
Europe is giving us more and more opportunities to travel. While we still need to be very careful and stay safe, we can take a break on beautiful beaches in the South or experience capitals full of culture and history.
Workation tips for the digital nomad
With working from home still happening in most places, the thought of changing the scenery from time to time becomes pretty appealing, especially during the summer months. Thinking of taking a workation? We’ve asked Anne de Buck, a successful Amsterdam based lifestyle blogger and the founder of Your Little Black Book, how she does it and if she can share some tips!
7 valuable tips for short trips
With the current situation around the world, a lot of people are hesitant to take long trips. What if something changes and you need to come back? Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to still enjoy some much needed time off: how about a short holiday or a long weekend instead?
5 ways in which giving back makes you grow
Ever wondered if giving back to the community actually makes a difference or if it's worth it at all? Let's look into that!
7 fun and easy ways to raise money for causes you care about
Want to raise money for a cause that matters to you, but have no idea where to start? Well, we’ve got 7 tips for you - check them out and get inspired!
5 habits of highly productive people
We all want to be productive, but when it comes to sitting down and starting that project or getting up for that 5K run...well, let’s just say it’s easier said than done.
Give (un)heard talents a voice
When the story of bunq began, many thought it could not succeed. A digital-only bank? Not making profits off users’ money? Well, how would this even be a real bank?
Let’s empower women in tech!
We can count on one hand the things we do without using technology nowadays. Remember when you had to get off the couch to get the remote? That was annoying. How great are Alexa and Google home, eh?
Top 5 destinations for traveling in Europe this summer
With borders slowly opening up again in Europe, we can finally plan for one of our favorite things ever: traveling!
3 ways to be the best you and pay yourself first
To be the best version of yourself, self-care must come first. So let’s make sure you invest in it!
Want to live a sustainable lifestyle? Choose the right businesses
With all the information available today, knowing what’s right is probably easier than ever. Knowing what you can do to make a difference is where things can get a bit complicated.
Got an audience? Share the bunq love and get paid!
Always wanted to share the bunq love but weren’t sure how? Well, if you have an audience, we have a way!
Cabin fever kicking in? Here are 4 ways to beat it
It’s safe to say things are different nowadays and we need to adapt. Being home for more time than we’d like can get tough, but don’t despair.
6 things that you can easily start learning today!
Learning is one of the most important things in life. It’s what makes us grow and be better every day.
The numbers are in! Here's the impact of the increased limit
Last month, around the time countries around the world went into lockdown, we increased the limit for contactless payments to keep you safe. But did it work?
Wow! A 400 percent increase in new deposits. Here’s why
Remember when everyone was buying toilet paper, chocolate and all sorts of pasta?
10 movies to watch after work
Look at the clock! Work is done, dinner is ready, time for chilling out and watching a movie.
4 easy ways to make or save money at home
We have more time on our hands and we can spend it doing all sorts of things: learning new skills, spending more time with our family, or...making some money!
It’s a good time to talk about savings - here’s why
It’s time to focus on our savings. It only takes a couple of tricks, good planning and a bank account that actually helps with it all.
9 tips to own working from home!
Structure and get the most out of your WFH with these fun tips from our bunqers.
5 ways you can support small businesses during COVID-19
It’s a good time to show support for small businesses! With the inability to produce or deliver products, a lot of our favorite companies need some help.
Stay healthy with higher limits for contactless payments
With the recent developments of COVID-19, we’re stepping up our game to make sure you can keep on banking safely!
COVID-19 - are people changing their behavior?
COVID-19 is affecting all of us, one way or another, but how exactly are we reacting to all this? Is our spending behavior changing?
Worried about spreading germs? 4 simple precautions you should take when banking today
With recent news of Coronavirus, I want to help keep everyone as healthy as possible, even with banking. Check out these 4 quick and easy tips you can follow today.
Quick and easy budgeting tips to keep your hands off your savings
Saving can be hard, but luckily for you, it’s never too late to make a change. Check out some quick and easy tips to help keep your eye on the prize and your hands off your savings.
Top tips for planning weekend trips
Looking to get the most out of your short-term travels? Check out our suggestions to plan better and discover more!
5 unforgettable winter attractions
As the year comes to a close, there are many exciting attractions and activities for you to enjoy, here are a few of our top picks for the winter season!
Cash and mobile banking working together in harmony
Cultural attitudes to cash and family structures present unique opportunities for hard currency and mobile banking to complement each other.
Our top picks for winter city breaks in Europe
Just because the temperature is dropping doesn’t mean your appetite for adventure has to! Check out some of our favourite European destinations to explore this winter.
Can money buy happiness after all?
Behavioural economics can reveal useful insights into our motivations and feelings when parting with hard-earned money.
4 travel money tips for your next adventure
Knowing how to manage your money when traveling abroad allows you to focus on what really matters: enjoying yourself! Check out a few of our suggestions below and start your journey to becoming a travel money guru.