Eight in ten Belgians would prefer to organise their banking issues digitally as a result of the coronavirus. Slowly but surely, a digital, customer-oriented and accessible banking model - the Keytrade philosophy - is becoming the norm. Do you want to take control of your finances too?
You are at the checkout, but there isn't enough money in your account... Most of us have encountered this uncomfortable scenario at one time or another. A similar experience comes from dealing with stress due to financial problems. How many Belgians are currently lying awake worrying about money? Are they right to worry? What simple measures can you take to reduce your money worries (without playing the lottery or relying on an inheritance)?
Our health, our well-being, our family and friends. And our wallets. These have been our primary areas of focus this year. Coronavirus, Brexit, US elections, etc.: together, they have pushed the climate crisis from the front pages to the weekend supplements. Nevertheless, this is a topic that remains ever relevant and current – including in conjunction with your investments.
Keytrade Bank is a digital bank. However, behind the screens, we don't have robots working every day to make the Bank better, we have more than 200 employees across dozens of divisions. Whether it's at our Contact Centre, our Credit Department, our IT Department or our Data Department, our employees work every day to ensure they best meet your needs. Perhaps you'd like to find out more about them, what they do and their day-to-day work? And in doing so, also learn how Keytrade Bank works?
Are we looking at a wild ride ahead of us on the stock market? Or can we sit back and relax? To find out, investors often look at the VIX, also known as the anxiety barometer. What exactly is it, how does it work and how can an investor benefit from it?
You have probably come across this already. Perhaps you're thinking: “Oh, that's right, I still need to do that“. Or maybe something more along the lines of: “I've been a customer there for so many years. Surely they have all that information anyway?” Well, actually, we need to have a word with you about our request to update your data. At first glance, putting off responding might seem harmless, but it's not. There's no time like the present: we really need to perform this digital update for your data. After reading this, we hope you'll understand that it is to your advantage as well.
What happens to my assets if I (suddenly) pass away? Granted, it's not exactly the most pleasant question you can ask yourself when you wake up in the morning. But it may be advisable to stop and think about this briefly each year. It will save your loved ones a lot of headaches, and maybe even a huge bill from the tax authorities. Gift or inheritance: which is the best choice from a tax point of view?
Some students spend nearly all their time doing coursework, while others like to immerse themselves more in extracurricular activities. No matter how you (or your children) are embracing student life, higher education costs a lot of money. So how can you make sure you don't get a fail for your finances? Find out how much higher education costs and get some useful tips.
When can I claim my statutory pension and how much will I receive? To answer these and other questions about your retirement pension, you no longer need to read through piles of paper and make complicated calculations. What retirement pension will I have and can I save a little extra?