amazon credit card

Amazon credit card

Anyone who has shopped online on Amazon – whether as a regular customer or Prime member – is likely well-aware of the retail giant’s financial offerings. After all, you likely hear about the opportunity for incredible cashback and 0% interest at just about every checkout screen. But when it comes to applying for Amazon’s various credit cards, are they worth

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brex card

Brex Card

Marketed as the smartest corporate card for businesses, Brex is a business credit card that markets itself well outside of the industry standard. With no personal guarantee required and near-instant approvals, start-ups and small businesses looking for a credit card may well be swayed by all the benefits. But is the Brex Business Credit Card the solution it claims it

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uber credit card

Uber credit card

Uber is already a well-known household name across the US and Europe – in part, thanks to it being one of the first adopters of the modern lift system and other innovations such as the highly popular Uber Eats. So it’s no surprise that Uber has also expanded its reach into other areas such as finance. We take a look

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revolut gold

Revolut introduced Gold balance

Actually, it is a bit more than just the ability to buy and sell Gold. Gold exposure available with Revolut Premium and Metals plans, and clients have options to:  Buy and sell Gold like any other currency in Revolut  Spend Gold with regular debit card purchases (in this case, Revolut converts Gold into appropriate currency first) Start getting cashback in Gold

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£100 for opening Revolut Business account

Offer available for EEA companies (EU, Norway, Switzerland ) until March 31th 2020. It is a limited-time promo offer from Revolut where business customers can get £100 for a new account opening. That’s a bonus to the already great Revolut Business offer.  £100 can sweeten the deal, but what are the main long-term benefits Revolut Business provides?  Free local and

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Digital banking in Singapore | March 2020

Just what is the current state of digital banking in Singapore? The answer to that probably depends on to whom you ask the question. The central bank in the ‘Island Nation’ will issue five new digital banking licenses this year, potentially disrupting the traditional banking system. But how likely is it that digital banks could make a real impact on

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digital bank accounts

Comparison table – 5 popular accounts

Sometimes, it is hard for customers to choose with more and more digital-only banks and EMIs (electronic money institutions) being launched around the world. Yes, in many regions, there are only 1 or 2 options for a digital-only bank account. But what about places like the UK and EU where choice is already quite big and growing? In this post,

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bunq metal card

bunq debit metal card

bunq metal is one of the most exciting metal card offers (recently started to be available across the EU ). bunq is a fully-fledged bank since 2014, with an official banking license from the Dutch Central Bank (DNB).  Metal cards from bunq have their very own philosophy. Green philosophy. That’s why it is named the Green Card. In addition to the luxurious

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transferwise

TransferWise freelancer account review

Millions have made the break from the 9 to 5 to take up freelancing for main income. Most of them use online platforms to get work from clients worldwide and receive payments in a range of different currencies. Many traditional payment services for freelancers are clunky and expensive. Sometimes there is quite complicated to figure out the standard fees of

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revolut singapore

Revolut launched in Singapore

Late 2019 saw the launch of the Revolut in Singapore. The development represented a landmark in the rapid development of Revolut, which was founded in 2015, and has since grown to cover mainland Europe and Australia. Revolut Singapore Review If you live in Singapore and was waiting for Revolut launch or just looking for a digital-only account, you can get it

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grabpay card

GrabPay Card Review

These days, there are loads of different ways you can pay for things. However, as consumers, we are always looking for more convenience and security when it comes to transactions. GrabPay Card is the newest offering in cashless mobile payment solutions, and there are plenty of positive features that make it an appealing option for the savvy consumer. Some might

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apple credit card

Apple Credit Card Review

As yet another Apple product to add to the company’s ever-expanding roster, the Apple Credit Card may be a surprise launch to some. But to others, it’s common sense for Apple to expand into finance alongside the incredibly popular Apple Pay tool. We take a closer look at Apple’s specifically designed credit card to see whether it’s worth an application

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transferwise

TransferWise E-commerce review

With more and more sales now done online, Transferwise has addressed the need for a new kind of banking that streamlines payment processes while charging minimal fees. The Transferwise E-commerce business account is a multi-currency account that allows you to easily invoice international clients and receive payments from Stripe and Amazon for free, saving you money.  How to open Transferwise

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TransferWise business account review

Since its launch in 2011, Transferwise has become a global favorite among transfer services, with over 6 million transfers completed to 64 different countries. Due to the increase in competitors, the company has upped its game accordingly with some flashy new features alongside its reliably competitive rates. As a trusted international company, Transferwise is licensed and regulated by the official financial

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Digital banks news – February 2020

Welcome to the topmobilebanks.com newsletter for February, containing the latest’ need to knows’ and news updates from the digital banking sector. This month, we look at digital banking developments in Thailand, detail an amazing offer in Hong Kong, and look at a new move into the UK market; plus more digital banking updates from around the world.  Is Thailand next for digital

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TransferWise Borderless account review

The TransferWise Borderless account is a global electronic money account that allows users to send, receive, and hold money in 40 different currencies. While it lacks many of a traditional bank account features, it gives users local bank account details without requiring a local address. It could be ideal for businesses, frequent travelers, and those living abroad. Launched in 2011,

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Investment rounds by digital only banks – February 2020 update

2019 was a huge year for investment rounds by digital banking startups, with many now reaching for successful funding rounds D and E.  This is just as well, as this emerging sector is yet to turn a profit, and will continue to rely on external funding as lifeblood until challenger banks find a way to monetise this new kind of

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Digital banks news – January 2020

Hello, and welcome to the topmobilebanks.com newsletter for January. We are committed to keeping you up to date with all the latest developments in the digital banking world. We’ll bring you news on the ‘movers and shakers’ in this fast-paced sector throughout the year. This month, we lift the lid on the airline ready to take on digital banking, look at milestone

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revolut metal card

Metal card programs from digital banks

Looking sleek and luxurious, metal cards are something of a status symbol. Metal cards are symbols of premium accounts, making their holders stand out from the average customer with their everyday plastic card. But are these status symbols worth the extra money? Is a metal card nothing more than a novelty, or are digital banks that offer metal card programs

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Revolut digital bank account for business

The world of digital banking has seen a huge boom over recent years in the consumer arena, but there’s no doubt that business banking has lagged behind slightly. Thankfully, this seems to be a thing of the past, as Revolut business banking is now available for companies registered in the EU. More specifically, Revolut for Business is open to companies that are

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Digital bank accounts for UK registered businesses

If you run a UK company, you need a bank account to keep up with a trade. Nowadays, there are digital bank options that offer bank accounts for businesses.  Business banking requires specific features. Some are essential, while others are luxuries that can make life considerably more comfortable. Here’s our guide to help you choose a digital bank account for

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Digital banking for freelancers

‘Getting down to business’ these days increasingly involves pulling out your tech and going online from anywhere, at any time. Much has been written about the massive boom in remote working and highly fluid workforces operating across vast geographical areas, including continent to continent! At the core of this is a growing army of freelancers, who increasingly rely on their

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Digital banking for travelers

In response to increased demand for traditional retail services and transactions to move online, digital banking is set to expand and develop rapidly in the coming years. For many people, being able to do all their financial management via app-based banking is a logical and welcome step forward. This includes the growing numbers of business travelers and the lucky few

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Introduction to the UK digital banking

Digital-only banks are using innovative technology and software to win customers in competition with traditional high street banks.So, how do mobile-only banks work, and why are they can be better?Read on to find out more. What are the mobile banks? Mobile banks, such as Revolut, Monzo, Monese, and others, are digital banks where every transaction happens via an app on your mobile device

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