Banking

Banking

Getting to grips with Turkey’s banking system as an expat can seem challenging. Our expert guides help you understand everything you need to know about banking in Turkey, from opening a bank account to the best mobile banking apps on the market.

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How to Transfer Money Using Wise Türkiye: Pros & Cons

Transfer your money worldwide at cost saving rates Wise provides a low-cost way to send money from Turkey to dozens of countries, as well as some of the best exchange rates. As an expat, managing your finances in different countries and currency can be challenging. Select an online money transfer...

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How to Open a Blocked Bank Account in Turkey

Suppose you are an international student seeking to study in Turkey. In that case, you may have been asked to prove that you have sufficient funds or financial resources to sustain your life in the country you will stay in during your short-term residency. This is also often a prerequisite...

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The Top Ten Largest Banks in Turkey in 2020

With over 84 million people, Turkey's population is large, with its biggest city, Istanbul, home to over 15.5 million people. Turkey's uniqueness is that it is located not only in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region but also in Europe and Asia. The FinTech Times has compiled a...

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Best Places to Exchange Currency in Istanbul

Istanbul is a city that has enchanted its visitors for centuries. Here, culture and history come together in a fascinating mix of east and west. Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, you’ll soon see why this magnificent city enthralled ancient emperors as much as it does modern...

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ATMs in Turkey

If you’re headed to Turkey, it’s a good idea to carry cash with you. While credit cards may be accepted, most vendors and service providers still prefer paper to plastic money. Besides, Turkish card machines have a reputation for being temperamental, and they may reject your card for...

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