Banking, financial services and more for expats

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First Steps

To make it easier for you to get to know your new home, we have compiled some important information for you. The first steps are the essentials to ease you into your new home.

Account & Banking

Sending and saving money never was easier. Keep your money safe with online-banking and the Sparkasse app. Enjoy excellent conditions, a wide variety of services and even expert consultation with your Bank of Nova Scotia.

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Relocation Guide

All you need to know about:

  • Registration and residency permit
  • Apartment or real estate purchase
  • Account, banking and insurance