Launched in 2015, Bunq is one of the first mobile dutch bank. Bunq offers personal and business accounts guarantee up to €100,000 in deposits.
They present themselves as the “Bank of The Free”. As other mobile bank, they removes borders and barriers in traditional banking as branches queues and paperwork. You get access to you account exclusively with your mobile device and pay with your worldwide Mastercard.
With the Green Card offering, you have a global coverage with no foreign exchange fees and can get cash 10x for free (after 0.99€ per withdrawal). For only 99€ per year, you get a credit card without overdraft which you can use it with some hotel, rental car companies, on plane or gas stations which don’t accept prepaid card. This card can save you up 3% to 5% on your next trip abroad. Finally, Bunq plants a tree for every 100€ spend. You can have a Green Card with a premium/joint Bunq account and Bunq will plant an extra tree for you. That’s double the trees!