Expat banking, what is it?

Do you like exploring the world, traveling wherever you want, whenever you want? Do you think you should be able to enjoy the freedom to live life on your terms? Expat banking simply means having a bank account that allows you to do just that!

Moving to Germany?

bunq stands for everybody’s right to be free. So you have the ability to pursue your choices. Are you an expat who wants to move to Germany? We make expat banking easy for you.

How does expat banking work?

Expat banking with bunq means you'll only need your phone to manage all your finances. No branch visits, no waiting lines, no paperwork. Just you, your phone and the world. With all your banking needs at your fingertips, expat banking means your bank is with you, wherever you are, whatever you do.

How do I get an expat bank account?

You can open a bunq bank account from anywhere in the world. All you need is your phone, ID and an address. (You can open up an account before moving to Germany, provided you already have an address there. Your Tax Identification Number (TIN) can be added up to 90 days after opening your account.)

Simply download the app and sign up. In just 5 minutes, you can:

Be free to live life on your terms!

We're the bank of the free, the true alternative to traditional banking. Built for you! Are you ready for your expat adventure? Live it on your terms, the way you want!

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