Learning Japanese Money Before Your Trip

Cartoon chalkboard lesson: Money in Japan 101

Before moving overseas, the only thing I knew about Japanese money is that it’s called, “yen” and the symbol is “¥”. It hasn’t been a bad learning curve, but there are a few things that would have been easier to know beforehand. 

All About My Bank Account: FAQ

My bank account FAQ

Most of us have bank accounts, but we don’t always understand how they actually work. There are plenty of questions I’ve had over the years about my bank account and I’m sure you have too.

The Minimum Deposit For Opening A Bank Account

Bank account details with text of minimum deposit required

Are you looking to open a new bank account? As you’re shopping around to find the right bank, you’re most likely thinking about how much money you need to open a bank account. Well… here are the minimum opening deposits required at various banks for a checking or savings account.