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The bank of the future

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Monzo and what they use it for.
  • How do I cancel and close my account?
    If you can't log in the help email is at the bottom of the US homepage - Source: Reddit / 27 days ago
  • I can’t find a thread on One alternatives- is there one and if so can it be pinned 📌?
    I did some digging and found out that the most popular neobank, Monzo, in the UK came to the US and it seems incredibly promising! As a larger and more established Neobank, they are much less likely to sell out to big corporations (RIP Simple and One). They seem to have a lot of similar ideas One had and are even working on adding more, all based on live input from their users. The website is ... - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Monzo + DAS Budget
    So basically check out and Combine all those features and consider that Monzo has a public API that allows DAS Budget to get instant transaction updates from it. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Should I use debit or international credit card?
    Though I think you have a few other options that are also available the US such as and - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • Current 4.0% APY savings account - any catch to this?
    The Monzo mobile banking app facilitates access to banking services through Sutton Bank, Member FDIC. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Wanted: US equivalent to monzo
    I’m pretty sure Monzo has banking in the US too. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • Ask HN: Who is hiring? (February 2022)
    Monzo US | Engineer (mid and senior level) | Fully remote with a base in San Francisco | Full-time | Monzo is the lead challenger bank in the UK. We’re now building a lean product team with the goal of launching a tech-powered, customer-focused banking product to take the US personal banking market by storm. Desired traits: Scrappy, product-minded, transparent Tech stack:. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • Love Monzo and live in the US? Work with us!
    Big day for Monzo - the US product is officially out of beta! Working on the US product for the past 5 months has been an amazing ride. If you're like me and wanna help build the product you love using everyday, join us! We've got a pretty damn awesome team in the US. 😉. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Denied Monzo Flex
    Source: the live counter on their website: - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Tier 5 YMS - Driving, banking, and general arrival Q's (Canadian)
    Not 100% on your driving question, but in terms of banking, getting an account with a regular bank means you need proof of identity and also proof of address. This can be a utility bill, but you can't pay a utility bill unless you have a bank account! My suggestion would be to set up a Monzo account. You download the app and upload some ID, then they send you a debit card. My partner (also a Canadian!) then used... - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • (UK) Trying to find an online bank offering multi-card accounts with good exchange rates
    Monzo, seems to have good exchange rates to multiple currencies, but only supports 1 card per account (I asked support). Also, account management sucks as it's app only. Made by former Starling employees (if I recall, I read it uses Transferwise for exchanging between currencies. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • What's a good place (or way) in the UK to convert USD to GBP without losing too-much money to charges and fees?
    You can open accounts online at Monzo and Revolut. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Tyler Spalding's presentation today introduced a number of potential new Flexa app integrations/partners by Early 2022: Revolut, Bank of America, Monzo, Delta Airlines, Marriott Bonvoy, and Ibotta
    Monzo is a relatively new UK-based bank with a focus on mobile banking and apps, and is also coming soon to the US. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Does Revolut fit my use case?
    I looked up the website, and it sounds pretty good, but not sure how it compares to Monzo. Need to find out which offer multiple cards per account. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • HSBC wont let me deposit my savings.
    Why not look into getting a new, more modern account with a different bank? The challenger banks are doing well for good reason - better features, better customer support, no annoying branches or hours on hold. The main reason for me - MUCH better banking Apps, with instant push notifications of every transaction. The old time banks just can't compete. Plus I regularly have transactions of 10k in and out of my... - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago

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