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Offset your CO2 footprint with bunq Easy Green!

January 28, 2023

Are you looking for an online bank that not only helps you manage your finances but also allows you to offset your carbon footprint? Look no further than bunq's Easy Green plan. Effortlessly offset your CO2 footprint just by using your card for everyday purchases.

Reach Carbon Neutrality* with Easy Green

The Easy Green plan from bunq is designed to help you live a sustainable, green life. One of the flagship features of this plan is the ability to offset your CO2 emissions* by simply using your card to make purchases. For every €100 you spend, bunq pays for a tree to be planted at one of its reforestation projects around the world. 

To date, bunq users have planted over 8.5 million trees through the Easy Green plan, which is the equivalent of flying from New York City to Paris more than 2 million times in terms of CO2 reduction.

Gift Tree Planting to Your Friends and Family

Not only can you offset your own carbon footprint with the Easy Green plan, you can also gift tree planting to your friends and family. Choose your loved ones and let them also plant a tree for every €100 spent, regardless of their bunq plan. This way, you can maximize your green impact together and share in the journey towards carbon neutrality.

Metal Card

Subscribe to the Easy Green plan for a year, and you’ll receive a plastic-free, metal card for free. What’s great about them? They’re more durable but also more sustainable than traditional plastic cards. You'll be able to make payments while also reducing your carbon footprint and contributing to reforestation efforts around the world.

Green Tribes

bunq also offers the ability for you to join green tribes, this is a community of like-minded people who want to make a difference by offsetting their CO2 footprint* and plant more trees. By joining a green tribe, you'll be able to share your progress and connect with other Easy Green users, while also being able to see the collective impact of your group.

Invest in Sustainable Industries

With the Easy Green plan, you'll also have the ability to invest directly into sustainable industries to earn eco-friendly interest. You'll have the freedom of choice when it comes to where and when your money is invested, and bunq will provide you with a range of investments to choose from. This allows you to invest your money in planet-friendly companies that are working to improve the lives of everyone around the world.

Other Features of Easy Green

The Easy Green plan also comes with other useful features including deposit guarantee, 3D secure payments, and biometric ID for added security. Plus, it still provides the simple and secure mobile app, instant updates, real-time notifications, and budgeting tools that you love about bunq.

By joining the Easy Green plan, you can rest easy knowing that you're not only managing your finances but also actively working towards carbon neutrality and a sustainable future. Sign up for bunq's Easy Green plan today and see the positive impact you can make on the environment with just a tap, swipe, and pay.🌳

* Based on the average yearly carbon footprint of a European citizen and the average number of trees planted each year by an Easy Green user. Learn more here.

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