Hi all! I'm wondering if it's possible for someone who's not a German resident to open a bank account in Germany? If so, which bank would you recommend for a simple and low cost checking account?
I'm an EU citizen if that matters
Sure! If you're an EU citizen you can go to any bank. Some banks charge monthly fees though.
One popular bank among young people is comdirect, check them out.
Hi, may I ask your status?(student/working/tourist) there are different possibilities but there is definitely a "basiskonto"/"basic account" that you're entitled to have as EU Citizen. https://www.deutscheskonto.org/en/account/open-online-current-account-germany/
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