Banking in Switzerland World class banking services

Banking in Switzerland is world famous. Swiss banks are global leaders in retail banking, private banking and asset management.

Yet even though Switzerland is well known for excellent banking services, newcomers often experience difficulties opening a bank account. This may be due to residence permit issues, country of origin, or other factors.

Opening a bank account as a newcomer to Switzerland can therefore be difficult, and should ideally be addressed early in the relocation process.

If you're relocating to Switzerland, Hello Switzerland can help you open a bank account.

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How to choose the right bank in Switzerland, how to open a Swiss bank account, where to get a credit card, and online banking options.

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