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Opening a blocked bank account  in Germany

29.11.2020 - Article

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Opening a blocked bank account (Sperrkonto) for students in Germany

With a blocked account, you can provide evidence during the visa application process that you have adequate financial resources. There is no any provider for blocked accounts in Afghanistan. However, there is the option of opening a blocked account online. You can find about the basic information on the website of the Federal Foreign Office.

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