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We can help you open a bank account while you're still outside the country.
Turn weeks into minutes. Skip the Apostille by getting your signature recognized by a law firm in Portugal.
Your account comes with a private bank manager who will be your main point of contact with the bank.
Let us do the heavy lifting. We’ve streamlined the process of opening a bank account in Portugal to 5 easy steps.
We work with one of the largest private banks in Portugal. With your account, you'll have access to hundreds of branches and ATMs throughout the country.
The account can be for an individual or a joint account with multiple account owners. Our fee includes the cost of the signature certification by a law firm in Portugal. You will not need to notarize or apostille any documents.
The main benefit of this account is the dedicated bank manager who serves as your point of contact with the bank.
Your monthly maintenance fee is determined by your age and the average balance in your account. The total amount can be up to 15 euros / month.
The minimum amount required to open an account is 250 euros.
Complete payment of $350 and fill out our online form.
Receive your bank account opening documents via email.
Get your signatures recognized by a Portuguese law firm.
Gather all of your documents and ship them to Portugal.
Receive your IBAN, meet your bank manager, and get online access.
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Due to changing bank policies, we can only support the countries listed here. Since this is a dynamic situation, we will keep our FAQ updated as new policies come into place. Note: These policies only impact our bank account service. We can support anyone in obtaining a NIF.
For most people, the average turnaround time to open a bank account is 3-4 weeks. Our turnaround time is an estimate. There are things outside of our control (e.g. international customs, shipping times, and bank compliance. We cannot guarantee that your bank account will be opened by a certain date.
€350 per account. The account can be for an individual or a joint account with multiple account owners. Our fee includes the cost of the signature certification by a law firm in Portugal. You will not need to notarize or Apostille any of the documents.
Yes, your cards can be shipped outside of Portugal at no additional cost. With your account, you are entitled to two debit cards, two credit cards and a web card free of charge.
Yes, you must be at least 18 years old. When opening a joint account, both account holders need to meet the minimum age requirement.
Yes, you need your NIF document to open a bank account, not just the number. If you don't have a NIF yet, you can order one here!
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