Accounts Guides

Digital-only banks, futuristic banking kiosks & lifestyle banking apps are changing our perception of traditional banking. And with the country's biggest banks embracing 'digital', the future of banking looks very exciting. Read More
Worried about what to expect with your bank announcing its plans to merge? With a few simple steps and precautions, you can ensure the transition to the new banking entity is a smooth one. Read More
Feeling lucky? Your bank account or credit card could get you a lot more than you can imagine! Read on for the latest scoop on the most attractive bank offers and promotions in the UAE that are sure to catch your attention. Read More
Think it's easy to be an adult?.. But are you navigating the world of grown up finance with the same ease? Make 'adulting' a cakewalk with these tips to secure your financial future. Read More
Have your earnings gone up, but you're saving the same or worse, lesser? That's a typical symptom of 'lifestyle inflation'. Here are five simple strategies to tackle it, and make all your hard work count. Read More
The team takes a closer look at ADCB’s latest promotion, that’s drawing new customers in with an attractive incentive on offer. Read More
Are you looking for an account with premium banking services? HSBC bank accounts could be an option. It offers customers current, savings, deposit or premium accounts. Find out how you can open an account with HSBC. Read More
What to open a new bank account? Find out how you can open an account with Citibank in the UAE in just a few simple steps. Read More
If you are looking for an account to manage your finances, check out the wide range of Shariah compliant accounts offered by ADIB. Find out how you can open a bank account with ADIB. Read More
Are you looking for a shariah compliant bank account? Find out how you can apply for various bank accounts with Dubai Islamic Bank. Read More
There are over 300 accounts listed on, being offered by 23 different providers in the UAE. We carried out an analysis covering all these products and here's what you need to know about bank accounts in he UAE. Read More
Are you looking for a bank account which suits your financial needs? Check out features of FBG account and find out and how you can apply. Read More
Are you looking for a bank account? Choose from a wide range of conventional and Islamic products, such as current, savings or deposit accounts while keeping your requirements in mind. Read More
Bad news does not come with warning bells. Have you thought about what would happen in case of a crisis? Do you have sufficient funds set aside to help you out? Read More
Switching employers? In the UAE, there are a few extra things that you have to consider such as what happens to your bank account. Read More
How to find the right bank account for you? Here is a guide to the different kinds of banking accounts. Read More
A business current account is key to manage SME cash flow, and offers features such as trade/ remittance rates and multiple currencies. Read More
What are the pros and cons of joint accounts? Are they only limited to spouses? What happens in case of death or divorce under sharia law? Read More
You can open a new bank account in UAE with local and international banks, with a variety of conventional and Islamic products but there are some differences to other countries you need to be aware of. Read More
The UAE has over 50 banks with more than 800 branches and is considered one of the most competitive banking markets in the region. Interestingly enough, even in such a market - where one would think that customer service would be a great differentiator - the perception of service... Read More