N26 Vs Revolut – A Comparison

Revolut Compared to N26 A few years ago – if someone mentioned “mobile banking” in Ireland they were probably talking about a van from Allied Irish Bank or Bank of Ireland visiting rural villages.Today, in 2020, Mobile Banking or Digital Banking – refers to the new wave of branchless, online-only,  banks that are providing an […]
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Bunq vs Revolut – a comparison.

Bunq Travel Card Bunq is another of the new digital banks available in Ireland. It is similar to other digital banking services such as Revolut and N26. Bunq has premium account that comes with a €7.99 monthly fee – but here we are just comparing Revolut with the bunq Travel Card , both of which […]
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Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non Euro Purchases

Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non Euro Purchases . When you use your Irish debit card or credit card for purchases in non Euro currencies – (including online) … you will nearly always be charged extra currency conversion fees by your bank on top of any “normal” transaction charges. Most banks will also make […]
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Where to Buy Bitcoin in Ireland

Bitcoin is a virtual currency which has been around since 2009 .  Unlike other currencies like Dollar and Euro, bitcoin does not exist in paper  or coin form . Bitcoin  made the headlines in  2017/2018  because of it’s sudden massive increase in value. The price of Bitcoin hit a record high when it passed $19,850 in mid-December […]
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