1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

How a non resident to open Irish (or other country with nice terms) bank account online?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Fking, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. Fking

    Fking Regular Member

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2009
    Messages:
    354
    Likes Received:
    14
    I'm looking for ways to open an bank account in Ireland online, i'm a non resident of Ireland but citizen of the EU.
    If you've had luck with any bank where no min deposit is required please share here. Im sure it will be useful to many.
     
  2. dbyrn

    dbyrn Power Member

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2010
    Messages:
    746
    Likes Received:
    224
    Occupation:
    helping people
    If you live in Europe you can fly to Dublin and open a bank account. AIB is good.

    D.
     
  3. Fking

    Fking Regular Member

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2009
    Messages:
    354
    Likes Received:
    14
    yeah an option but still would be much easier to fill form online for 10 mins and mail the paperwork if needed.
     
  4. dbyrn

    dbyrn Power Member

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2010
    Messages:
    746
    Likes Received:
    224
    Occupation:
    helping people
    Yeah, I know, but you could visit Temple Bar area at the same time (it's worth :) ).
    Anyway, I guess that no bank in Ireland would open an account of you without your presence in the bank.

    D.
     
  5. RuiGomes

    RuiGomes BANNED BANNED

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2010
    Messages:
    700
    Likes Received:
    238
    What major benefits would you have in opening a Irish bank account? I guess the real benefits would be to have a company set there, so I'm wondering if just a bank account is enough to get some benefits.

    I could easily fly there for a cheap price and open an account if it was worth it for anything.
     
  6. Fking

    Fking Regular Member

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2009
    Messages:
    354
    Likes Received:
    14
    what are the benefits if you have company as well?
     
  7. dog-tag

    dog-tag Senior Member

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2010
    Messages:
    811
    Likes Received:
    912
    Occupation:
    Full-Time Internet Marketer + Business Consultant
    Location:
    Thailand
    You should look into the new bank charges in Ireland before setting up an account.
    Being from Ireland, I get HUGE amounts of hassle from the banks ever since I moved
    away, so personally don't do business with Irish banks, stupid, incompetent, and
    not professional to deal with all...

    you will hear this alot - "well you'll need to go into your branch
    and talk about that, that can't be done online or on the phone"

    Don't expect any sort of service.. just taxes, charges and bad service.

    P.S you need a corporation and not a company in Ireland, to pay tax at 12% (I think)
    companies are just the same as regular people as far as I know. Limited companies
    can limit their liability so are preferred as to sole traders.
     
    Last edited: Apr 30, 2012