As soon as you are in Germany and you have completed the legitimation process you can set up a monthly pay-out to your current/regular bank account at any bank in Germany of your choice.
Note: the blocked account that can be opened via Fintiba at Sutor Bank (Max Heinr. Sutor OHG) is not a current account that you can use for your daily business.
The only way to access your money in Germany is to set up your monthly pay-outs to a separate current/regular account ("Girokonto", "Basiskonto" or "Girokonto für Jedermann") that you have to open at a bank of your choice when you arrived in Germany. We have consolidated information on opening a separate regular bank account in the 'Banking' section of the Fintiba web application for those who are registered. Below we have provided a short infographic that outlines the most important steps you must take:
For those enjoying more detailed explanations, please consult the infograph below: