Advices in Germany

Advice #226

What to do if your wallet or purse with cash and cards has been stolen in Europe?

So the quest for a visa has been done - tickets to Europe have been purchased. Hooray! We hope the material from Banks.eu, dedicated to all the details of this quite complicated process was helpful in this. But getting a visa, Schengen or national, single- or multi-entry, it is in every sense only the beginning of your journey, which can be full of other obstacles as well. What to do if your wallet or...

Germany 
Austria 
Albania 
Andorra 
Belgium 
Bulgaria 
bosniya-i-gertsegovina 
UnitedKingdom 
Hungary 
Greece 
Denmark 
Ireland 
Iceland 
Spain 
Italy 
 
Latvia 
Lithuania 
Liechtenstein 
Luxembourg 
Malta 
Monaco 
Netherlands 
Norway 
Poland 
Portugal 
Republic of Macedonia 
respublika-serbskaya-bosniya-i-gertsegovina 
Romania 
San Marino 
serbia 
slovakia 
Slovenia 
Finland 
24 July 2015 5295
Advice #225

How to apply a visa in Europe

Europe is one of the most popular tourist destinations for Russians tourists. Just for the last year, 5.7 million citizens of Russia visited the European Union, and in general according to the Central Bank data, the Russians spent on foreign travels about $50.3 billion. There are a lot of questions about visa receiving for a trip to Europe, including: what kind of visa, how to apply the visa and how much is...

Germany 
Austria 
Albania 
Andorra 
Belgium 
Bulgaria 
bosniya-i-gertsegovina 
UnitedKingdom 
Hungary 
Greece 
Denmark 
Ireland 
Iceland 
Spain 
Italy 
 
Latvia 
Lithuania 
Liechtenstein 
Luxembourg 
Malta 
Monaco 
Netherlands 
Norway 
Poland 
Portugal 
Republic of Macedonia 
respublika-serbskaya-bosniya-i-gertsegovina 
Romania 
San Marino 
serbia 
slovakia 
Slovenia 
Finland 
23 July 2015 12139
Advice #110

How to release a debit card in Germany?

Germany has its own system of debit cards ec-card (Electronic cash - electronic cash). It is a debit card, which is functionally similar to MasterCard Maestro. They can be produced separately or in combination with a MasterCard Maestro (essentially two cards in one). The card EC issued by banks is free of charge as an "access key" to the current account and can be used at stores and to withdraw cash from an...

Germany 
26 July 2015 2492
Advice #109

How to choose a Bank in Germany?

The banking system of Germany is complex and diverse. There are several types of banks: "savings banks" (Sparkassen) and cooperative banks (Genossenschaftsbanken) and commercial banks (Commerzbanken). In each category of banks they distinguish the organization of the whole country (Grossbanken), regional banks (Regionalbanken) and "direct banks" (Direktbanken) - banks with a minimum number of branches and...

Germany 
26 July 2015 3482
Advice #108

How to receive permanent residence permit in Germany?

The right to permanent residence in Germany can be obtained based on legal stay in the country for 5 years. For the foreigners in Germany with a residence permit on the basis of business minimum stay reduces to 3 years, and for the winner of the "blue card" with language skills at level B1 of up to 21 months (without knowing the language - 33 months). When deciding on issuing permanent residence is carried...

Germany 
26 July 2015 1705
Advice #107

How to receive residence permit in Germany?

Residence permit in Germany, among others, can be received based on opening and doing business, income on well-paid job or by combining these methods. Currently the law does not set minimum required parameters of the company, are opening or purchased by the applicant for a residence permit. It helps to have a quality business plan, sufficient to start the activities of the funds and show the potential...

Germany 
26 July 2015 2433
Advice #106

How to receive mortgage in Germany?

In Germany there are several kinds of loans to buy real estate: mortgage (differing in detail from classic), building fund and endowment insurance concurrently with the payment of interest on the loan. The key difference between the German mortgages - the transfer of ownership of housing to the borrower only after full payment of the loan. This, however, does not prevent, if necessary, to sell the pledged...

Germany 
26 July 2015 1776
Advice #101

How to register a company in Germany?

Registration is the most common form of company in Germany - GmbH (similar to a Russian LLC) consists of two main stages: the signing of the notary deed and insertion of information about the company in the commercial register.The co-founders and Directors of such firms can be any person, including foreigners, the only condition is that the German legal address, which, however, usually provided by the firm,...

Germany 
26 July 2015 1973
Advice #100

How to open a Bank account in Germany?

Opening a regular Bank account by an individual in Germany (here it is called girokonto), on the one hand, extremely simple, even for non-residents: just the passport with a valid visa, and sometimes a proof of address in any form satisfactory to the Bank employee. However, in reality things are not so simple.Opening an account is not the obligation of the Bank, and right, which he can use or not. A...

Germany 
26 July 2015 4250
Advice #59

Paculiarities of the tax system of Germany

Despite the fact that almost all European countries are committed to the unity of laws and integration in the areas of economic and social policies, tax systems of European countries do not differ by unity.Russian analysts of the consulting company "Texart Group researched the tax system 38 European countries with developed market economies, and weak, still "wobbly" after the collapse of the socialist...

Germany 
26 July 2015 12885

Share your advices

Have your own method for choosing a bank? Know the best way to open a bank account, get a loan, establish a company or make money-transfer to another country? Share your expertise with other users!

Advice #224
Let's return to the question about Due Diligence. Part 3 What to do?
Австрия Андорра Бельгия Великобритания Дания Италия
Advice #222
Let's return to the question about Due Diligence. Part 1 Banking secrecy as a ticket to commercial success
Австрия Андорра Бельгия Великобритания Дания Италия
Advice #266
How to receive a mortgage in Norway?
Норвегия
All advices
Zlata Erlah

Immigrant Invest general manager in Austria

Austria 
Alena Novakova

Marketing and communication director Expobank CZ

Czech Republic 
Anna Radishevskaya

EWUB Marketing and PR director

Luxembourg 
All experts

Virtual Affairs: the bank of the future has no borders - it's where its clients are

Read now