Become a customer using your smartphone

Become a customer simply and conveniently in 10 minutes

With our separate “Open a PostFinance account” App for iOS and Android, you can become a PostFinance customer simply and conveniently. You can open a private account in CHF simply and conveniently from home. Your identity is verified by video chat using either your smartphone or computer. This means you no longer need physical documents or to make your way to the post office in order to identify yourself – the digital way is that easy.

The advantages for you

    • Open your account at any time by using your smartphone
    • Your identity is verified by video chat
    • No need to fill out, print and send physical documents
    • You will receive an SMS with your new account’s IBAN just one hour after the account has been opened
    • Two working days after your account has been opened/you have been identified, you will receive a PostFinance Card and e-finance login details
    • You are of legal age
    • You are a Swiss citizen
    • You are resident in Switzerland
    • You have a smartphone