Opening a German bank account

September 13, 2017

First look – what is important to you? When deciding on a bank, there are many factors to consider. This is made more difficult when opening a bank account in another country. We’ve had a close look at a variety of German banks suitable for foreigners. The best of those are compared below. Before you look at the options in depth, there are 2 important questions to answer: Do you understand German? ... Read more

The Anmeldung process in English

April 9, 2017

What is the Anmeldung and what do I need it for? Every person permanently living in Germany must by law register with their local registration office. This process is called Anmeldung. It is also required for getting an internet or phone contract, registering a car, reporting income tax and more. Who needs to register and when? After moving to your new residence, you’ve generally got 2 weeks to book an Anmeldung appointment. ... Read more

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