The more expensive offering is the best if you don’t want to care about the fees. It’s definitely the best if you travel a lot and withdraw often cash and for expat that transfer money to their home country. For 14.95$ per month, you get your free contactless debit card, free ATM cash withdrawals and free currency exchange. From now, you can have a Romanian account with a local IBAN. So With your new RON account, you’ll be able to shop, spend and save like a true local, using the country’s currency, the Romanian Leu.
Monese was among the very first banks in the United Kingdom to only be available via a mobile app. It services more than 600,000 users in 20 European countries, moving over 2.5 billion US dollars a year. 75% of incoming funds from salary payments.
Monese has been officially named ‘Best Challenger-Bank’ in Europe and was even awarded 1.1 million euros by the European Commission for research and innovation.