A Swiss bank account is a must for your new life in Switzerland. You will need to open a Swiss bank account as soon as you arrive in Switzerland. This will not only be requested by your employer, but it will also be necessary for paying your rent and utilities. The good news: while many dream of it, now you actually have the opportunity to open a Swiss bank account. We provide simple instructions on how to open your own Swiss bank account and make sure you don't forget anything.